It’s Russia paranoia day. In reality, this is yet another signal that the basic protocols of the Internet as we know it have been broken for years; BGP has always been an excessively trusting system.

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2017/12/suspicious-event-routes-traffic-for-big-name-sites-through-russia/

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2017/12/suspicious-event-routes-traffic-for-big-name-sites-through-russia/