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15d11Subdomain TXT record overrides wildcard A record?
Is that so? I have a wildcard A reocrd pointing to my traffic manager, e.g. *.mysite.com, with this I can ns lookup any subdomain, e.g. email.mysite.com, then in order to pass email domain validation, I have a subdomain...
15d12Something weird’s going on at .sucks
Ever heard of a domainer or cybersquatter putting their freshly-registered domains up for sale at cost? Me neither, but that s what seems to be going on at .sucks right now. The sudden appearance of many hundreds of...
15d14Are 25x price increases on the cards as XYZ corners the...
Grab-happy registry XYZ.com has expanded its stable of strings to 22 after buying five little-used gTLDs from Dominion Registries. It recently came into control of .autos, .motorcycles, .homes, .yachts, and .boats, CEO...
16d13DNS questions
I have a DNS test tomorrow and I have some doubts. These are: 1- The domain that is used to assign an address to a name is called ... a) Principal b) Generic c) Subdomain d) Reverse 2- A _______ is a server...
16d17Le mandat
Ce petit livre rassemble deux longues nouvelles de Sembène, « Le mandat » et « Véhi-Ciosane », toutes les deux situées dans le Sénégal des années 1960.
17d13How to address cybersecurity challenges in the cloud era...
It’s no secret – networking and security have left the building. Even before the major shift to remote working in the first half of 2020, workplaces had already made the transition to a decentralized network...
17d14PowerDNS Recursor 4.3.5, 4.2.5 and 4.1.18 Released
Hello!, Today we are releasing PowerDNS Recursor 4.3.5, 4.2.5. and 4.1.18, containing a security fix for CVE-2020-25829: An issue has been found in PowerDNS Recursor where a remote attacker can cause the cached records...
17d16What is the procedure for reporting an abusive record in...
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17d14DNS Failover to maintenance page
I have a site running on a single server. Occasionally, it needs to come down for maintenance which takes 1-2 hours. I can't put a 'we'll be right back' message because the web server software is down. So I just have a...
17d13.gay and Star Trek star troll the right to promote new...
.gay registry Top Level Design has latched onto a social media trolling trend to promote the gTLD shortly after its launch. The registry has created the web site TheProudBoys.gay, with the support of Star Trek actor and...
17d13DNSSEC vs CAA record
I know the validity of DNSSEC has been argued ad nauseum on the internet. But I wanted to come from a slightly different angle (at least I think it’s different). At the end of the day, if your domain doesn’t use it,...
17d12Forty weddings and a funeral? .wed is dead but may come up..
.wed has become the first commercial, open, non-branded new gTLD to have its registry contract unilaterally terminated by ICANN, and it could soon be looking for a new home. ICANN terminated the contract with US-based...
17d13Holy Scheisse! Did you know ICANN 69 starts TOMORROW
ICANN is starting its ICANN 69 public annual general meeting four days earlier than originally planned, and it appears to have only publicly announced the date change 48 hours in advance. How s that for transparency?...
17d16MMX probing accounting of mystery contract
New gTLD registry MMX says it s looking into whether it incorrectly accounted for about $1 million of revenue last year. The company told investors Friday that $938,000 of revenue from a single contract was recognized in...
20d16How To Host Your Own DNS-over-HTTPS And DNS-over-TLS...
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20d11Using Cloudflare with two different sites on the same IPV4..
Hello, I am currently facing an issue on CloudFlare where I am trying to have my two sites up on the domain at the same time on two different ports. Currently, I host my main site using an A record pointing to the IPV4...
21d12DNS resolution from inside to DMZ
Hi All, Current setup Windows 2016 DNS servers No ISP forwarders and forward to DMZ DNS server( DMZ AD Domain setup) also SSO for internal applications. DHCP set the DNS for internal clients. Now We have Azure/AWS...
21d14NamesCon will be back to in-person events next July
The NamesCon conference plans to be back to in-person meetings by July 2021, according to the organizers. NamesCon said today that there will be three conferences next year. The first will be virtual, the second...
21d13Fun with tweets and the Joplin API
I began using Joplin for keeping notes a few months ago; it may have been Mischa of OpenBSD Amsterdam who recommended it, but in any case he raves about it. I’ll admit it’s the solution I like best so far, and I’ve been...
21d15.eu registry contract up for grabs
The European Commission has opened up the .eu registry contract for rebid. It s a five-year contract that will come into effect in October 2022. Registries have to apply before the end of the year, and the Commission...
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