November was quite a busy month as MANRS gets more attention and interest from the network operators community. Since 30 October, 10 new members have joined.
The global routing system is a lot like a water system in a city – it’s vitally important to the Internet and we tend to overlook it until something goes wrong.
The Internet Society (ISOC) signs MoU with The Internet Service Providers Association of India (ISPAI) to Secure India’s Internet Infrastructure
ISPAI and ISOC will collaborate to undertake initiatives to promote Internet security in line with Government’s cyber security measures.
SANOG 32 saw another MANRS milestone reached when the ISP Association of Bangladesh (ISPAB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Internet Society.
A coalition of more than 40 companies focused on protecting online users has endorsed a global community initiative, coordinated by the Internet Society, to improve the security of the Internet’s routing system.
The Internet Society and APNIC signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to cooperate in supporting the MANRS initiative in the Asia Pacific Region. Paul Wilson (APNIC) and Rajnesh Singh (ISOC) signed the MoU in Brisbane, Australia on 13 June 2018.
Routing security can be a difficult topic to explain, but it’s vital to a stable and secure future Internet.
This week, the Center for Applied Internet Data Analysis (CAIDA) announced that: “In response to feedback from operational security communities, CAIDA’s source address validation measurement project is automatically generating monthly reports of ASes originating prefixes in BGP for systems from which we received packets with a spoofed source address.”
It’s been a busy couple of weeks for routing security. First, on 23 April, we introduced a new category of MANRS participants aimed specifically at Internet Exchange Points.