Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Note: You can take 10% off all Slashdot Deals with coupon code "slashdot10off." ×

Submission + - RIPE NCC and Duke University BGP Experiment

ssbljk writes: On 27 August 2010, the RIPE NCC's Routing Information Service (RIS) was involved in an experiment using optional attributes in the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP). As a result of this experiment, a small, but significant percentage of global Internet traffic was disrupted for a period of about 30 minutes. The following article provides some background information on the experiment itself and its effect on the network. Full article
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

RIPE NCC and Duke University BGP Experiment

Comments Filter:

The road to ruin is always in good repair, and the travellers pay the expense of it. -- Josh Billings

Working...