BGP hijacking, the Internet borders are insecure

August 28, 2008 · Filed Under News, Security · Comment 

News - A succession of fresh, quality news, from inside and outside of the WebThe DNS spoofing risk - also known as the “DNS bug” - discovered by Dan Kaminsky? It’s only the beginning: the very foundations of Internet are squashy jelly in the hands of the most capable hackers, and the demonstrations on the deep insecurity of the world network infrastructures increase seamlessly. The last one is a reminder of a well-known flaw, which involves the systems of the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) and that, on the contrary of the DNS bug, won’t be suitably tackled still for a long time.

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