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0d0Is DNSCrypt and/or DNSSEC worth setting up?
Is DNSCrypt and/or DNSSEC worth setting up? Once it's set up, what's the user experience like? Does everything work like it would if you didn't use these two things and if a domain you're connecting to doesn't support...
0d6dotgay loses third .gay appeal
Death warrant or portent of impending legal action? dotgay LLC has lost its third attempt to get ICANN to reconsider tossing its application for community priority status in the fight for the .gay gTLD. According to...
0d6Verisign to get .com for six more years, but prices to...
ICANN and Verisign have agreed to extend their .com registry contract for another six years, but there are no big changes in store for .com owners. Verisign will now get to run the gTLD until November 30, 2024. The...
0d6Fight as ICANN “backtracks” on piracy policing
ICANN has clarified that it will not terminate new gTLD registries that have piracy web sites in their zones, potentially inflaming an ongoing fight between domain companies and intellectual property interests. This week...
2d13PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.0.0 Release Candidate 2...
We re pleased to announce the release of the first Release Candidate for the PowerDNS Authoritative server. This Release Candidate has the number 2. After rc1 was tagged in git, Kees Monshouwer discovered and corrected...
2d13Brexit probably no big deal for UK domain owners
The UK may have suffered the most serious self-inflicted wound since the deep-fried Mars bar when it voted to leave the European Union last week, but it seems unlikely to have a huge effect on domain name registrants....
2d14Survey: more people know about new gTLDs but fewer trust...
People are becoming more aware that new gTLDs exist, but there s less trust in them that there was a year ago, according to an ICANN-sponsored survey. The second annual Global Consumer Survey, which was published late...
2d15ICANN Ombudsman let go as role comes up for review
ICANN s Ombudsman, Chris LaHatte, has been told his services are no longer needed. His first five-year contract expires July 27, but he s been informed that it will not be renewed. No reason has been given for the move....
3d16Response Policy Zone support in PowerDNS Recursor
Soon to be released, PowerDNS Recursor 4.0.0 includes a lot of exciting features. We have already blogged about some of them, but apart from a post on our mailing-list, the new Response Policy Zone support has not...
4d16RFC 7848: Mark and Signed Mark Objects Mapping
Les registres de noms de domaine ont parfois des règles d'enregistrement spéciales, pendant une période limitée, lorsqu'on ouvre un nouveau TLD, ou si on change radicalement ses règles d'enregistrement. Ces règles...
4d16RFC 7854: BGP Monitoring Protocol (BMP)
Ce nouveau protocole BMP (BGP Monitoring Protocol) va faciliter le travail des administrateurs réseaux qui font du BGP. Il permet d'obtenir sous une forme structurée les tables BGP. Avant, la solution la plus répandue...
6d25Does anyone have the com. or .net zone files for...
I realize that this is a long shot but I want to give it a try. Does anyone have the com. and/or net. zone files for 2016-06-20? My cluster took a hit a few days ago and everything seems fine except those particular...
6d27Building a Train Bridge
The LEGO arrived! My first ever designed LEGO build and it worked :) Also I was right about those top beams, weird off-by-one error while putting it together, but it works perfectly. The whole thing it light and yet...
7d25DNSSEC Activities At ICANN 56 In Helsinki – 27-28 June...
Next week is the 56th meeting of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) in Helsinki, Finland, and while it is a smaller policy forum style of meeting, there will still be some activities related...
7d27Quick Guide to Setup a Dynamic DNS?
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8d26RFC 7901: CHAIN Query Requests in DNS
Lorsqu'un client DNS parle à un résolveur, il pose une question et obtient une réponse. Avant DNSSEC, ce mode de fonctionnement simple était souvent satisfaisant. Mais, avec DNSSEC, il est beaucoup plus fréquent de...
8d33Norway bans the Dutch from using dormant .bv
The Norwegian government has intervened to prevent a deal that would have allowed the sale of .bv domain names in the Netherlands. Norwegian ccTLD registry Norid and Dutch counterpart SIDN said a deal to start using the...
9d31Can a Domain Have No DNS Servers?
I have a domain (I'm sorry I can't divulge the name of it) that apparently has no DNS servers associated with it. I say this because when I do an NSLOOKUP for the SOA or NS records for the domain it says it can't find...
9d30Judge hands DotConnectAfrica another bizarre win
A California judge just handed ICANN another upset in the interminable legal battle waged against it by unsuccessful .africa applicant DotConnectAfrica. Gary Klausner yesterday admitted he made a mistake when he earlier...
9d28Google offers reseller widget, signs first partners
Google s registrar, Google Domains, has started offering a widget to make it easier to become a reseller. The Google Domains widget has already been deployed by five web site builders Big Cartel, Duda, Selz, Square and...
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