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Netflix VPN detection - actual engineer needed



Well if you have PI space just use HE's BGP tunnel offerings.


*Spencer Ryan* | Senior Systems Administrator | sryan at arbor.net
*Arbor Networks*
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On Fri, Jun 3, 2016 at 9:24 PM, Raymond Beaudoin <
raymond.beaudoin at icarustech.com> wrote:

> As an alternative, there are multiple cloud service offerings that will
> advertise your IPv6 allocations on your behalf direct to a server in their
> data centers. It seems pretty tongue-in-cheek, and satisfying, to turn
> up a *<insert
> favorite virtual router instance> *and then route through it. The Internet
> is such an amazing place.
>
> On Fri, Jun 3, 2016 at 8:15 PM, Cryptographrix <cryptographrix at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > Yeah I RAWRed to them pretty hard whilst being as understanding to the CS
> > rep that it wasn't their fault.
> >
> > They thought I was weird as anything.
> >
> > If there are any Verizon FiOS network engineers on the thread, a fellow
> > Verizon employee would thank you kindly for an off-thread email regarding
> > BGP advertisement (I'll buy the IPv6 block and the drink-of-choice, you
> > configure my account to listen for route advertisement).
> >
> > Strange that it has to come to this to get "legit" IPv6 service.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > On Fri, Jun 3, 2016 at 9:08 PM Raymond Beaudoin <
> > raymond.beaudoin at icarustech.com> wrote:
> >
> >> I wasn't originally affected on my he.net tunnel, but this evening it
> >> started blocking. The recommended ACLs are a functional temporary
> >> workaround, but I've also opened a request with Netflix.
> >>
> >> On Fri, Jun 3, 2016 at 7:54 PM, Mark T. Ganzer <ganzer at spawar.navy.mil>
> >> wrote:
> >>
> >> > So far I am not seeing a Netflix block on my he.net tunnel yet. I
> >> connect
> >> > to the Los Angeles node, so maybe not all of HE's address space is
> being
> >> > blocked.
> >> >
> >> > Not going to be disabling IPv6 here either. + HAD native IPv6 from
> Time
> >> > Warner, but they decided to in their wisdom to disable IPv6 service
> for
> >> > anyone that has an Arris SB6183 due to an Arris firmware bug.  And
> they
> >> are
> >> > taking their sweet time pushing out the fixed firmware update that
> >> Comcast
> >> > and Cox seemed to be able to push to their customers last fall.
> >> >
> >> > -Mark Ganzer
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > On 6/3/2016 4:49 PM, Cryptographrix wrote:
> >> >
> >> >> Depends - how many US users have native IPv6 through their ISPs?
> >> >>
> >> >> If I remember correctly (I can't find the source at the moment),
> HE.net
> >> >> represents something like 70% of IPv6 traffic in the US.
> >> >>
> >> >> And yeah, not doing that - actually in the middle of an IPv6 project
> at
> >> >> work at the moment that's a bit important to me.
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> On Fri, Jun 3, 2016 at 7:45 PM Baldur Norddahl <
> >> baldur.norddahl at gmail.com
> >> >> >
> >> >> wrote:
> >> >>
> >> >> Den 4. jun. 2016 01.26 skrev "Cryptographrix" <
> >> cryptographrix at gmail.com>:
> >> >>>
> >> >>>> The information I'm getting from Netflix support now is explicitly
> >> >>>>
> >> >>> telling
> >> >>>
> >> >>>> me to turn off IPv6 - someone might want to stop them before they
> >> >>>> completely kill US IPv6 adoption.
> >> >>>>
> >> >>> Not allowing he.net tunnels is not killing ipv6. You just need need
> >> >>> native
> >> >>> ipv6.
> >> >>>
> >> >>> On the other hand it would be nice if Netflix would try the other
> >> >>> protocol
> >> >>> before blocking.
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >
> >>
> >
>