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Ukraine Emerges as Bogus Routing Source

March 14, 2016 • Last fall, the Interior Minister of Ukraine announced the creation of a national Cyberpolice...

Five Years After Egypt

January 27, 2016 • This week marks a somber milestone in Internet history: the 5-year anniversary of former...

Explosions Leave Crimea in the Dark

November 24, 2015 • Above photo credit: http://varlamov.ru/ Just after midnight local time on 22 November,...

The Threat of Telecom Sabotage

October 30, 2015 • Earlier this week, an article in New York Times captured the world’s imagination with...

Global Impacts of Recent Leaks

October 14, 2015 • Recent routing leaks remind us why monitoring Internet routing and performance is important...

Iran: Latest Nation to Host Critical Global Internet Infrastructure

September 28, 2015 • As crippling economic sanctions are poised to be lifted by the United States, Iran is starting...

Global Collateral Damage of TMnet leak

June 12, 2015 • The Washington Post recently published a great piece about the development and current...

Earthquake rocks Internet in Nepal

April 28, 2015 • Saturday’s earthquake in Nepal, which claimed the lives of at least 4,000 victims and...

UK traffic diverted through Ukraine

March 13, 2015 • On the heels of the BGP leak yesterday that briefly impaired Google...

Routing Leak briefly takes down Google

March 12, 2015 • This morning, users of Google around the world were unable to access...

The Vast World of Fraudulent Routing

January 29, 2015 • As network security engineers have attempted to categorize blocks of...

Internet for the Next 3 Billion

January 13, 2015 • Last month, I traveled to Doha, Qatar to participate in the ITU’s...

What’s Next for Cuba?

December 18, 2014 • Nearly two years ago, we broke the story about the activation of the first submarine cable...

Chinese Routing Errors Redirect Russian Traffic

November 6, 2014 • In recent weeks, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a plan to enact measures to...

Sprint, Windstream: Latest ISPs to hijack foreign networks

September 12, 2014 • Last year my colleague Jim Cowie broke a story about routing hijacks that resulted in Internet...

No turning back: Russia activates Crimean cable

July 31, 2014 • The Crimean peninsula depends critically on the Ukrainian mainland for...