A survey of DNS security

Thursday, 27 April 2006, 10:26 PM EST

It is well-known that nameservers in the Domain Name System are vulnerable to a wide range of attacks. We recently performed a large scale survey to answer some basic questions about the legacy DNS:

* Which domain names are the most vulnerable?
* Which servers control the largest portion of the namespace and are thus likely to be attacked?
* Are there any servers with known security holes, and which domain names do they affect?

At Cornell.edu

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Implementing an effective risk management framework

How do we balance the benefit of the free flow of information with the risk of inappropriate access and/or disclosure? What are the consequences of not doing so?


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Thu, Mar 26th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //