Issue No. 03 - May/June (2008 vol. 12)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIC.2008.62
YouTube's global visibility and the context in which it was blocked — by a state-operated telecommunications provider acting as a censor — combined to greatly increase worldwide attention on interdomain routing and the vulnerabilities inherent in routing protocols, Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) in particular, that can cripple the network.
blocking YouTube, interdomain routing, Border Gateway Protocol, BGP, IP hijacking
G. Goth, "Should We Stop Trusting Trust?," in IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 12, no. , pp. 6-9, 2008.