[AusNOG] Megaport IX Sydney - Sudden grows in number of prefixes

Joel Nath joel at zonenetworks.com.au
Thu Jan 11 17:42:43 EST 2018

Just be careful of ddos attacks leaking in via HE on the IX 

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From: AusNOG [mailto:ausnog-bounces at lists.ausnog.net] On Behalf Of Chris
Sent: Thursday, 11 January 2018 5:36 PM
To: Cheyne Jonstone <cjonstone at staff.ventraip.com>
Cc: <ausnog at lists.ausnog.net> <ausnog at lists.ausnog.net>
Subject: Re: [AusNOG] Megaport IX Sydney - Sudden grows in number of prefixes

On 11/01/2018 2:28 PM, Cheyne Jonstone wrote:
> Did HE activate their peering?
> Regards,
> Cheyne Jonstone | VentraIP Australia
> *Executive Chairman*
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See here for the NSW-IX graph showing the increase in their prefixes on January 9:


Also to note, this seems to have caused issues for NextGen, we lost a shadow service (the primary was not affected) at the same time. It is also obvious from the graph page above by changing to AS38809 that this was an issue:

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