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6d9ICANN finally addresses Net 4 India meltdown, but...
ICANN today made an effort to publicly address the hundreds of complaints that have recently been made about Net 4 India, India s largest registrar, which has been in insolvency proceedings for over three years and...
6d13À propos de l'enseignement de l'arabe et du pouvoir des...
Il y a un débat récurrent en France sur l'enseignement de la langue arabe à l'école. Ce débat a resurgi début octobre avec un discours d'Emmanuel Macron promettant de promouvoir cet enseignement. L'un des arguments...
6d11Out of coredns and consul what should i choose for dns...
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7d12Masochistic mug urgently wanted for thankless, pay-free...
ICANN still hasn t found itself a volunteer to head up the next round of no-doubt contentious discussions about Whois policy. Today it put out its second call for a chair of the Expedited Policy Development Process...
7d11ICANN made over $500k in secret lawyer payments over...
ICANN has approved a payout of over half a million dollars to outside lawyers for work on a legal dispute it does not want you to know about. The board of directors a week ago approved the disbursement of a [Redacted –...
7d10Using entropy to spot the malware hiding in plain sight
(Editor’s note: This proposed solution to identifying hidden malware was first presented at Black Hat USA 2020 and is featured in the newly published report, The Modern Cybersecurity Landscape: Scaling for Threats in...
7d10PowerDNS Recursor and the SAD DNS attack
Short version: the PowerDNS Recursor already implements mitigations to the SAD DNS attack. However, our users will likely be vulnerable to the most complex variant of the attack, which exploits kernel behaviour....
8d10redirect website
Hi If URL forwarding is setup on example old.com to a new domain example new.com . The domain old.com was transferred to the new register. What needs to be done to shutdown the old webserver? submitted by /u/Ggomez43...
8d10.spa registry relocates to .xyz
Newly installed .spa registry Asia Spa and Wellness Promotion Council has started using a .xyz domain for its official registry web site. The organization last week had its IANA records updated to change its URL for...
8d11I need help, Xfinity x Cloudlfare
I am trying to set up cloudlfare on my router which is run through comcast. I am intending to use cloudlfares dns server to mitigate DDoS attacks. I play a lot of Rainbow Six, Call of Duty etc.. I am prone to DDoS...
8d11Any free/low-cost services for DNS providers that have...
Looking for some options to consider. Willing to pay as well. I dont want to setup a local pi-hole but find a DNS server for my issue with my ISP hihacking and ads. submitted by /u/asmileischarity [link] [comments]
9d9Recommendation for resources to understand DNS
I am trying to understand DNS and a more fundamental level, but my google searches are only turning up resources that only explains the fact that DNS maps name to IP. But I am looking for resources that could help...
9d11What is the real benefit of DoH or DoT
I am sincerely curious - not trolling! I understand stand the benefit of DNSSEC is to ensure the authenticity of the DNS response. However I don't understand the benefit of encrypting the entire DNS exchange. For...
10d12PowerDNS: doesn't bind to any address
Hello all, I just started to use pdns on FreeBSD12.2 and I have already faced an issue that prevents pdns to bind to a local IPv4 address. I'm currently using powerdns-4.3.1 and configured it to bind to my iface IPv4...
10d10PowerDNS: cannot add records with pdnsutil
Hi All, I just installed powerdns-4.3.1 on FreeBSD12.2 using the bind backend and everything is working fine as far as manually updating the zone file. When I try to add a record using: pdnsutil add-record...
10d12RFC 8909: Registry Data Escrow Specification
Prenons un registre, par exemple un registre de noms de domaine. Des tas de gens comptent sur lui. Si ce registre disparait en emportant sa base de données, ce serait une catastrophe. Il est donc nécessaire de garder les...
10d12Lightweight Authoritative DNS server for Linux
Looking at options for an authoritative DNS server to host my home DNS needs. Needs to be lightweight (running on a Pi). Web GUI a plus, but not essential. Anything out there that beats Bind? submitted by /u/idarryl...
11d13Smart DNS bypasses Netflix but not ABC.com
Hope this is the right place if not please direct me to a more proper sub if you know one. I regularly use smart DNS to watch Netflix and it works just fine however ABC.com was able to detect I am not in the US....
11d11quad9 without phishing/security filtering
I would like to have the quad9 speed but without the filtering as it causes me problems with some applications. is there an address for quad9 dns without any filtering(like google which i have no problems with expect...
11d14.forum sunrise period will cost less than half the regular..
Trademark owners rejoice! There s a new gTLD registry seemingly not bent on ripping you off during its sunrise period. Those defensively registering their marks in .forum, which begins its sunrise period on Monday, in...
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