BGP mon (part of OpenDNS now Cisco Umbrella) noticed that an otherwise unknown
Early this morning (UTC) our systems detected a suspicious event where many prefixes for high profile destinations were being announced by an unused Russian Autonomous System.
The EtherealMind View
- Manipulation of internet traffic by intention or by accident continues.
- This makes BGP unreliable and unsafe
- No one wants to do anything about it
- The entry of state actors into BGP hacking seems inevitable but fallout from warlike behaviours frightens me.