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Re: NOC communications

  • From: Alex P. Rudnev
  • Date: Tue Jul 14 06:06:06 1998

PGP signature of NOC can help you?

> > The contact information which I only give out directly to other NOCs has
> > NEVER been abused. 
> 
> Here is the key to this problem. How can you publish contact information
> in such a way that it only goes to other NOCs. And conversely, how can you
> ensure that you have access to the contact information of all other NOCs. 
> I suspect that there may be a way for the IP registries (ARIN, RIPE and
> APNIC) to facilitate this with some kind of replicated database in which
> change notifications only go out to entities listed in the database. That
> way every NOC could maintain their own complete copy of a global NOC
> contacts database and the only need for queries would be to process update
> notifications and do the occasional resync with the master copy.