"Is BGP safe yet?" test
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Wed Apr 22 18:05:21 UTC 2020
On Wed, Apr 22, 2020 at 2:03 PM Christopher Morrow
<morrowc.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 22, 2020 at 1:32 PM Danny McPherson <danny at tcb.net> wrote:
> > On 2020-04-22 12:51, Andrey Kostin wrote:
> > >
> > > BCP38 website doesn't proclaim anybody in person to be unsafe, but if
> > > it would be possible to make such test it'd be more useful than that
> > > RPKI test.
> > >
> > > BTW, has anybody yet thought/looked into extending RPKI-RTR protocol
> > > for validation of prefixes received from peer-as to make ingress
> > > filtering more dynamic and move away prefix filters from the routers?
> > Do you really want those things in soft-state and not with some giant
> > operational buffer to absorb all the brokenness that's sure to arise?
> a question about the data types here...
> So, a neighbor with no downstream ASN could be filtered directly with
> ROA == prefixlist-content.
> A neighbor with a downstream ASN has to be ROA (per asn downstream) ==
> So you'd now have to do some calculations which are more complicated
> than just; "is roa for this prefix here and valid" to construct a
Sorry, and this sidesteps the intent of the peer as well. For instance
you may have
a peer with 2 'downstream' asn, only 1 of which they wish to provide
transit to you
(from you?) for... how would you know this intent/policy from the
today you know that (most likely) from IRR data.
is your answer ASPA / AS-Cone ?
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