When Bank Plays in IP-transit Games
On September 22 at UTC 8:00 AS51136, belonging to the HomeCredit Bank, leaked more than 55 000 prefixes between two huge ISPs Transtelecom (AS20485) and Vimpelcom (AS3216).
Most of the affected prefixes are originated by ISPs from United States, China, Brazil, Japan, Mexico, Canada and Russia. This anomaly ended only at 10:22, making this route leak enduring for more than 2 hours.READ MORE →
Massive Vodafone India route leak
On September 5 the year 2017, at 15:03 UTC AS55410, owned by Vodafone India leaked more than 10 000 prefixes in the direction of AS1273, belonging to the parent Vodafone holding headquartered at Newbury, United Kingdom. This leak further spread to the outer world, including most Tier-1 ISPs.
Three big Indian ISPs suffered directly: (ASNs: 4755, 18101 and 9498), increasing latency in their networks. More than 400 operators within South Asia region were affected collaterally. The active phase of this incident lasted for 5 minutes, with a total leak duration of 25 minutes.READ MORE →