[dns-operations] Best Practices in DNS security
jim at rfc1035.com
Sat Mar 18 00:07:32 UTC 2006
On Mar 17, 2006, at 18:35, Geo. wrote:
> Because there are an aweful lot of Windows servers out there
> running MSdns
> and you can't run 2 instances of it on one machine. Not everyone
> runs bind.
Exposing Windows boxes to the internet isn't a smart thing to do.
Running name servers on said boxes is even less smart. And if someone
*really* has to do that AND requires 2 instances of the name server
process (or whatever Windows calls a running program), they should
choose software which is capable of doing that. Whether that software
is (or isn't) BIND is beside the point.
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