Cogent cutting links to Russia?

Martin Hannigan hannigan at
Fri Mar 4 20:52:01 UTC 2022

I would argue they don't have much of a choice:

"The economic sanctions put in place as a result of the invasion and the
increasingly uncertain security situation make it impossible for Cogent to
continue to provide you with service."

I would expect to see others follow suit  if that is the case.

On Fri, Mar 4, 2022 at 1:55 PM Michael Thomas <mike at> wrote:

> I know the link is paywalled, but it's super high level so not much is
> lost. But what does everybody think of this? I imagine that just Cogent
> cutting them off isn't going to make much difference.
> Mike
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