Possible BGP hijack

Beginning at 2020-10-29 06:26:05 UTC, we detected a possible BGP hijack.

Prefix 162.253.171.0/24, is normally announced by AS16971 Unknown.

But beginning at 2020-10-29 06:26:05, the same prefix (162.253.171.0/24) was also announced by ASN 394680.

This was detected by 137 BGPMon peers.

Expected
Start time: 2020-10-29 06:26:05 UTC
Expected prefix: 162.253.171.0/24
Expected ASN: 16971 (Unknown)
Event Details
Detected advertisement: 162.253.171.0/24
Detected Origin ASN 394680 (ESSEXTEL, US)
Detected AS Path 393891 701 174 394680
Detected by number of BGPMon peers: 137

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