With so many eyes on networks and traffic flows around Ukraine and Russia, any misleading announcement is quickly investigated. That’s what happened yesterday, when AS8342 (RTComm) started announcing 184.108.40.206/24, a prefix assigned to Twitter Inc
On 15 February 2022, several high-level Ukrainian services including the Ministry of Defence and two large national banks were targeted with DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks. Financial services were disrupted for several hours.
Just like an incident last week, today the Internet saw another routing incident in the global BGP routing system.
On 1 April 2020, many networks witnessed a massive BGP hijack by AS12389 (Rostelecom).
Yet another incident of Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) hijack, with the latest victim this time in Taiwan.