Securing BGP — A Literature Survey

  title={Securing BGP — A Literature Survey},
  author={Geoff Huston and Mattia Rossi and Grenville J. Armitage},
  journal={IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials},
The Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) is the Internet's inter-domain routing protocol. One of the major concerns related to BGP is its lack of effective security measures, and as a result the routing infrastructure of the Internet is vulnerable to various forms of attack. This paper examines the Internet's routing architecture and the design of BGP in particular, and surveys the work to date on securing BGP. To date no proposal has been seen as offering a combination of adequate security functions… CONTINUE READING
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