[atlas] Probe IPs are public?
Christian Teuschel christian.teuschel at ripe.net
Mon Apr 7 21:31:52 CEST 2014
Hi Roman, On 07/04/14 13:45, Roman Mamedov wrote: > Hello, > > I was under impression RIPE tries to somewhat anonymize probe information > that's displayed publicly, e.g. only showing the probe IP address information > down to the subnet or AS level on the maps, providing the option to use > "Obfuscated DNS entry", etc. > Indeed, that is true for private probes as well as their measurements. > But on the public stats pages e.g. here: > https://stat.ripe.net/widget/atlas-probes#w.resource=DE (+ "switch to table view") > I am able to see both IPv4 and IPv6 addresses of many or most probes without > even having to log-in; is that intended? Also what is the point of choosing to > use the Obfuscated DNS option if the probe IPs are available in the clear > anyway. > For a private probe you will only see the probe's ID and the ASN but not the IP address. Best regards, Christian Teuschel -------------- next part -------------- A non-text attachment was scrubbed... Name: christian_teuschel.vcf Type: text/x-vcard Size: 342 bytes Desc: not available URL: <https://www.ripe.net/ripe/mail/archives/ripe-atlas/attachments/20140407/7352d6a0/attachment.vcf>