Tag: dns

Jan 25

Authorities prepare to close down DNSChanger servers, recommend DNS repair tool

German authorities are advising victims of DNSChanger Trojan programs to fix their computers Domain Name System settings using a free tool developed by antivirus company Avira, because the servers resolving DNS queries on their behalf will be closed down on March 8.

via Authorities prepare to close down DNSChanger servers, recommend DNS repair tool.

Jan 20

Will 2012 be the dawn of DNSSEC?

Will 2012 be the year when U.S. retailers, banks and content providers finally bolster their DNS systems with an add-on security measure that prevents Web site spoofing? Thats what advocates of the security measure – dubbed DNSSEC for DNS Security Extensions – are hoping will occur.

via Will 2012 be the dawn of DNSSEC?.

Nov 22

Mystery flaw crashing DNS servers across the internet | Naked Security

Mystery flaw crashing DNS servers across the internet | Naked Security.

Sep 06

DNS hack hits popular websites: Daily Telegraph, The Register, UPS, etc | Naked Security

DNS hack hits popular websites: Daily Telegraph, The Register, UPS, etc | Naked Security.