Author: Danny McPherson

KY Slippery Slope Averted

The State of Kentucky Court of Appeals yesterday overturned(pdf) Franklin County Circuit Judge Wingate’s ruling that resulted in 141 gambling domain names being confiscated in September of 2008(pdf).    Judge Wingate had said the names constituted “gambling devices” subject to the court’s in rem jurisdiction, however, […]

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When Hijacking the Internet….

Earlier this week AS16735 (Companhia de Telecomunicacoes do Brasil Central – CTBC) of Brazil had a bit of a routing snafu that resulted in their [apparent] accidental attempt to hijack a large number of prefixes spread across the whole of the Internet routing address space.  […]

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