academic paper on Peerlock BGP protection mechanism

Job Snijders job at
Mon Jun 15 16:55:16 UTC 2020

Dear colleagues,                                                                                                                                                              
An interesting paper has been made available as pre-print: "Peerlock:                                                                                                         
Flexsealing BGP" by Tyler McDaniel, Jared M. Smith, and Max Schuchard                                                                                                         
from the University of Tennessee.                                                                                                                                             
The paper probably is the most formal description of Peerlock so far.                                                                                                         
They even conducted active measurements to reverse-engineer what the                                                                                                          
state of Peerlock deployment is in the global Intenet routing system.                                                                                                         
Recommended reading!                                                                                                                                                          
Kind regards,                                                                                                                                                                 

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