[dns-operations] "EarthLink Criticized for DNS Redirects"
davidu at everydns.net
Fri Sep 15 14:55:12 UTC 2006
On Sep 15, 2006, at 7:22 AM, Barry Greene ((bgreene)) wrote:
> So is this a trend? There has been talk among SPs I've been working
> to have all broadband customers go through their "port 53"
> infrastructure - much like Canada who has all customers go through
> "port 25" infrastructure - for the same reasons - another tool to
> mitigate security nonsense and possible lead to cleaning up violated
When you say SP are you talking about ISPs or enterprise networks,
corporate networks, university networks, etc?
I think there is a serious difference in appropriate behavior on this
matter between the former and the latter.
> Something like this would allow SPs to DNS poison phishing sites -
> redirecting the gullible victim to a page that would help (hopefully)
> get more clue.
They'd be far better off using a web proxy to do this.
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