backbones filtering unsanctioned sites

Jared Mauch jared at
Tue Feb 14 13:27:25 UTC 2017

So risk avoidance on the part of the 100k other sites hosted by CF is now a conspiracy? 

I'm surprised it took this many years for something like this to happen. Wonder which LE in which country... 

Either way seems nothing too suspicious is going on here. 

Jared Mauch

> On Feb 13, 2017, at 5:19 PM, Patrick Boyle via NANOG <nanog at> wrote:
> Even more concerning, on the surface it looks like there could be some cooperation by Cloudflare. If you look at the list of domains that contain an A record for that IP, it's almost all torrent sites and mirrors. Could they have placed all these domains behind that IP for a purpose like this?

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