[dns-operations] Looking for a public blackhole/sinkhole IP address

Joe Abley jabley at hopcount.ca
Wed Nov 26 18:23:45 UTC 2014

On 26 Nov 2014, at 09:25, Stephane Bortzmeyer <bortzmeyer at nic.fr> wrote:

> I'm trying to find out if it exists a public IP address which is a
> black hole, swallowing every packet sent to it.
> I can do that on my network but I'm wondering if it already exists
> somewhere, may be as an anycasted service (AS112-style).

You could use exactly the AS112 nameservers for this. They are deployed for the purpose of attracting junk. They won't give good responses to queries, but you don't care about that.


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