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Comment Is this the RBN successor? (Score 1) 68

For those interrested check out some info about the RBN (Russian Business Network) which was organized around an ISP in St. Petersburg, this was a really big operation.

This report lacks some detailled information about the ISP, eg which AS are involved, etc, so one can just react and put them into a DROP List or do an AS-Path finltering. If its an ISP with known AS, you (your ISP) can react.

Comment Re:Ham radio (Score 1) 176

Although it sounds quite reasonable for basic communications, I have no idea, how easy access to HAM radio is granted in T6 now, my last information was that is was disallowed for "security reasons" by the mil two years ago.

As you metioned, phone patches are not really state of the art for private communications. I'm sure you can be lucky, your country spent so much money in mil equipment, so hopefully also your private communication issues can be handled well...

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