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Re: aggregation & table entries

  • From: Iljitsch van Beijnum
  • Date: Thu Oct 14 14:39:31 2004

On 14-okt-04, at 16:41, Daniel Roesen wrote:

And what do you do with a BGP customer which sends you traffic from
prefixes he doesn't want to announce to you? There are such customers.
The whole point of BCP38 is that this isn't supposed to happen.

Yes, these restrictions are a huge pain in the rear end but a denial of service without even the possibility to tell where the packets come from is MUCH worse.