Google's routing issues because of an Indonesian ISP

Anurag Bhatia
Yesterday it was reported across networking community that Google’s prefixes were having issue due to an Indonesian ISP Moratel AS23947. Quick analysis From data logged by routeviews it seems like it wasn’t exactly a prefix hijack. AS23947 did not originated prefixes but rather had a route leak leading to path leak of AS23947 > AS15169. Here’s a view of global routing table for Google’s prefix at 15:57 GMT on 4th Nov: