MIT no longer owns 18.0.0.0/8

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Mattias Geniar, April 19, 2017

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That’s a very big block of scarce IPv4 addresses that have become available again. One block inside this /8, more specifically 18.145.0.0/16, was transferred to Amazon.

Net Range: 18.0.0.0 – 18.255.255.255

CIDR: 18.0.0.0/8

Name: NET18

Net Type: Allocated to ARIN

Organization: American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN)

Source: Whois-RWS

Update: more details of MIT’s IPv4 sale are now available.