[dns-operations] DNSSEC on Windows

Lutz Donnerhacke lutz at iks-jena.de
Mon Feb 16 12:58:55 UTC 2009

* Ondřej Surý wrote:
>> DNSSEC uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) to ensure that client-to-server communication is secure.
>> The use of SSL allows the DNS client to check that the server has a certificate that proves
>> its identity as a valid DNS server. This adds an additional level of trust between the client
>> and the server.
> Do they speak about TSIG?  Or is this something only in MS Windows?

Of course not! They tunnel DNS TCP over SSL using the certificate obtained
from the active directory.

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