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1d17New release of nsdiff and nspatch version 1.55
I have released version 1.55 of nsdiff , which creates an nsupdate script from differences between DNS zone files. There are not many changes to nsdiff itself: the only notable change is support for non-standard port...
1d18nsedit - a DNS zone and record editor for PowerDNS
I recently introduced you to the PowerDNS REST API and wished that somebody would build a really good Web-based front-end for PowerDNS with it. Henk Jan reminded me of nsedit which I'd simply forgotten about. It's...
2d15Davantage de cloches à vaches : la NSA espionne aussi le...
Quelques jours après le FIC (https://www.forum-fic.com/2015/) (Forum International sur la Cybersécurité, où on avait beaucoup parlé de méchants hackers, forcément djihadistes), un article du Monde...
2d29An introduction to PowerDNS Recursor 3.7.0
submitted by cmeerw [link] [comment]
2d22Jeff Neuman quits Neustar for Valideus
Neustar s top domain name guy is moving to UK new gTLD consultancy Valideus. Jeff Neuman, who s been with Neustar for over 15 years, will become Valideus senior vice president for North America, starting this coming...
3d21RFC 7421: Analysis of the 64-bit Boundary in IPv6...
C'est vrai, ça, pourquoi 64 ? Les adresses du protocole IPv6 ont deux parties, une qui identifie le réseau et l'autre qui identifie la machine. Cette dernière est souvent considérée comme faisant forcément 64 bits....
3d28“I have a next generation firewall (NGFW)—why do I still...
This question is one we get all the time both from prospects in the beginning stages of investigating cloud-delivered network security services as well as customers we have worked with for years. We never claim to be a...
3d26.gay is gay enough after all? ICANN overturns community...
One of the applicants for .gay has won a significant battle in the fight for the controversial new gTLD. In a shock move, a committee of ICANN s board of directors has overturned the rejection of dotgay LLC s Community...
3d32What is your ANAME?
submitted by tiggeellc [link] [comment]
3d26Watch Live Today – DNSSEC Root KSK Ceremony 20 at 12:15...
Streaming live today from El Segundo, CA, will be the 20th key ceremony related to the Key Signing Key (KSK) for the Root zone of DNSSEC.  The page containing all the relevant links is at:...
3d27An introduction to PowerDNS Recursor 3.7.0
Today we released the first Release Candidate (RC) of PowerDNS Recursor 3.7.0. And although we do document (almost) all of our features, documentation is not the same as effectively informing our users of what our...
3d27Domain hijacking bug found in Go Daddy
Go Daddy has rushed out a fix to a security bug in its web site that could have allowed attackers to steal valuable domain names. Security engineer Dylan Saccomanni found several cross site request forgery holes January...
4d33Supervising BIND 9
BIND 9 is a mature piece of software, and compared with its predecessors BIND 4 and BIND 8 it is noticeably more stable and secure. One reason for this is the "Design by contract" programming style used by the BIND 9...
4d39RFC 5011 with OpenDNSSEC, BIND, and Unbound
DNSSEC uses keys with which it signs DNS records, and there is a school of thought which suggests DNSSEC keys should be rolled (i.e. re-created) every once in a while. The recommended frequency for doing this is...
5d24Stuxnet Meets Fukushima—How Realistic Is The New Blackhat...
According to Andrew Hay, senior security research lead at OpenDNS, the storyline for Michael Mann’s new film, titled Blackhat, about an international crime ring of evil hacker masterminds was easy to identify. In a post...
5d36NCC buys Open Registry for up to $22.6m — a gTLD registry...
NCC Group has acquired registry back-end provider Open Registry in a deal that could be worth as much as £14.9 million ($22.6 million). The deal means that NCC, which runs the new gTLD .trust via subsidiary Artemis...
5d37How to handle mutliple primary DNS zones - Internal vs...
Lets say hypothetically you have a primary domain 'example.com'. You have an external IP block 60.50.100.0/24 and internal IP block 10.150.0.0/24. How would you handle issuing different IPs depending on the source...
5d36IPv6, DNSSEC, TLS, IETF Video Archives from ION Sri Lanka...
Did you miss the first ION Conference of 2015? A few days ago, on Sunday, 18 January, we held ION Sri Lanka, co-located with SANOG 25, and I’m pleased to say it was a FANTASTIC event with a great audience and wonderful,...
5d38ICANN audit claims two more registrar scalps
Two tiny registrars WebZero and Black Ice Domains have had their registrar accreditations terminated for a failure to respond to a routine ICANN audit. Israel-based Black Ice had just a couple thousands gTLD domains...
7d48DNS problems
Sorry, I didn't have much time when I posted this. If anyone has additional questions, go ahead. My Macbook Pro and another laptop works fine on the same internet, by the way. Details:...
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