By Steven Wallace, Internet2 Security Architect and MANRS Ambassador (2021 cohort) This article is adapted from the original version that appeared on Internet2, which has kindly let us republish it.
Last month, we announced the names of the 13 emerging leaders committed to improving Internet routing security that make up the 2021 cohort of MANRS Fellows in the areas of training, research, and policy. Now, let’s get to know them a little better
This article originally appeared on MediaNama, which has kindly let us republish it.
The MANRS Observatory relies on data from trusted providers to measure routing security across the Internet and to assess a network’s MANRS-readiness
While MANRS has gone from strength to strength since its beginning in 2014, gaining attention, interest, and credibility from network operators worldwide, for the initiative to be sustainable and impactful in the long run there should be a stronger sense of ownership by the community.
Received a Saturday morning ping on Twitter from Doug Madory, Director of Internet Analysis at Kentik, highlighting a major Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) hijack event overnight. My weekend is sorted, but let’s dig into this incident and learn from the lesson.
By Dr. Bahaa Al-Musawi, MANRS Fellow (2020 cohort) Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI), as defined in RFC 6810, was proposed to authenticate the relationship between a prefix and its origination. While it has many advantages, such as reducing route leaks, the system introduces some security issues.
Today, we are proud to announce the 2021 MANRS Fellows. Fellows are emerging leaders who believe that routing security is essential and are ready to contribute to its improvement in training, research, or policy.
Join us in welcoming five respected industry leaders as this year’s MANRS Ambassadors in the areas of training, research, and policy