Yesterday, there were two BGP routing incidents in which several high-profile sites (Google, Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitch, NTT Communications and Riot Games) were rerouted to a previously unused Russian AS.
Last week, I presented MANRS to the IX.BR community. My presentation was part of a bigger theme – the launch of an ambitious program in Brazil to make the Internet safer
Andrei Robachevsky wrote this contributed blog post for ITProPortal, which was published today at: https://www.itproportal.com/features/meeting-customer-demand-for-security-minding-your-manrs/ It outlines some of the problems with routing security, explains the MANRS actions, discusses the new Research Study we recently completed, and describes how to Join MANRS and get involved.
Press Release: New Internet Society Research Reveals Disconnect between Enterprises and Service Providers on Crucial Internet Security Fixes
For Immediate Release Study Indicates that Enterprises Value Internet and Routing Security More than Service Providers Realize Washington, D.C.
MANRS was founded with the ambitious goal of improving the security and reliability of the global Internet routing system, based on collaboration among participants and shared responsibility for Internet infrastructure.
Verisign, a renowned security solutions provider and a DNS registry and root server operator, demonstrated its commitment to ensuring that the global routing system becomes more secure by joining Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS) today.
Are you a network expert? Please participate in a MANRS configuration survey and share your knowledge!
MANRS defines 4 Actions, which are really the building blocks for simple use cases. We believe that even if these measures are implemented widely, security and resilience of the Internet routing system will significantly improve.
OpenTransit further strengthens its security policy after joining MANRS and more affiliates from the Orange group to follow
Lats year one of the Orange subsidiaries – Open Transit Internet (OTI) joined MANRS. The company offers the wholesale Internet connectivity services and DDoS protection among others.
BGP prefix hijacking remains a problem for Internet routing, despite the (partial) use of RPKI or detection services.