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0d10DNS entry to access old version of website
I'm in the process of rebuilding my website, and using a new host, but keeping my original domain name. So I'm just updating my A record to point to the new host. Is it possible to create another A record so that I can...
0d14Is there a public DNS server that is free yet dont snoop...
This is the last thing Google that I have. And I want to get rid of it. I can't use my ISP DNS because it is a piece of garbage. I have one more question related to this. I have a VPS with 2gb RAM and two cores. I run...
0d11As deadline looms, over 100 dot-brands still in contract...
With the minutes ticking down to the deadline for scores of dot-brands to sign registry agreements with ICANN, over 100 have not, according to ICANN s web site. New gTLD applicants had until July 29 to sign their...
0d15IDN .com hits the root
Eleven variants of .com and .net in non-Latin scripts joined the internet today. Verisign s whole portfolio of internationalized domain name new gTLDs were added to the DNS root at some point in the last 24 hours, and...
1d21My domain name only works with WWW
Hi there! Well let's keep it simple, i've got a DDNS attached to my NAS. And i have also bought a Domain name, that i have pointed to my DDNS, and the only way to reach my my DDNS through the bought domain name, is to...
2d25Stupid question: What is the difference between IANA and...
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2d22Another new gTLD up for sale with $750,000 reserve
Another new gTLD contract is hitting the market, with Dotversicherung-registry offering .versicherung at auction next month. The August 26 auction, to be managed by RightOfTheDot and Heritage Auctions, has a $750,000...
2d22OpenTLD suspension stayed in unprecedented arbitration...
Cybersquatting registrar OpenTLD, part of the Freenom group, has had its accreditation un-suspended by ICANN while the two parties slug it out in arbitration. Filed three weeks ago by OpenTLD, it s the first complaint to...
6d43Un exemple de problème dans BGP
« On » me demande parfois quels outils utiliser pour analyser un problème BGP quand on n'a pas accès à un routeur de la DFZ (d'ailleurs, certaines techniques ici peuvent servir même dans ce cas). Voici un exemple avec la...
7d53nsdiff-1.70 now with added nsvi
I have released nsdiff-1.70 which is now available from the nsdiff home page . nsdiff creates an nsupdate script from the differences between two versions of a zone. We use it at work for pushing changes from our IP...
7d50RFC 7608: IPv6 Prefix Length Recommendation for Forwarding
Comme IPv4, IPv6 route les paquets en fonction d'un préfixe d'adresses, préfixe qui a une longueur comprise entre 0 (tout l'Internet) et 128 bits (une seule machine). Ce très court RFC a juste pour but de rappeler cette...
8d53Thunderbird contre Logjam
La sécurité informatique, c'est compliqué. Voilà qu'un utilisateur d'un serveur de messagerie que je gère me signale qu'il ne peut plus lire son courrier avec Thunderbird. Et je découvre que le problème était en fait dû...
8d57Flood of wait-and-see dot-brands expected this week
ICANN expects to sign as many as 170 new gTLD contracts with dot-brand applicants over the coming week. Dot-brands that have been treading water in the program to date are up against a hard(ish) July 29 deadline to...
8d58.sucks won’t discount its fee for $10 domains
Vox Populi Registry is looking for a free speech advocate partner willing to absorb hundreds of thousands, maybe even millions, of dollars in costs. The .sucks registry has for many months promised that later this year...
8d55What split? TLD webinar series folded into the DNA
A TLD operators webinar series initially cast as a community group has been folded in to the Domain Name Association. The DNA has announced the creation of the DNA University, which promises to pick up where the TLD...
8d57Booking.com uses .africa precedent to challenge .hotels...
Booking.com has become the first new gTLD applicant to publicly cite the recent .africa Independent Review Process ruling in an attempt to overturn an adverse ICANN decision. The challenge relates to the decision by...
8d60TLD to be removed from the DNS next week
The DNS has been growing by, on average 1.1 top-level domains per day for the last 18 months or so, but that trajectory is set to change briefly next week when a TLD is removed. The ccTLD .an, which represented the...
10d71reverse dns sec for users, not isp's clarification
As a user with a domain name i have setup dnssec in the forward zone. When i get to do reverse zones [.in-addr.arpa or the ipv6 one] obviously there is conflict with my isp and the arin/apnic/ripe etc view of the zone....
10d75How dns works
submitted by based2 [link] [1 comment]
12d88Interview For DNS Company
hey all, I am interviewing for a company with a heavy focus on DNS. I am entering into my first interview this Thursday for a Technical Support Analyst position, and I am trying to be as prepared as possible. As I...
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