[dns-operations] "Comcast Intercepts and Redirects Port 53 Traffic" (slashdot)
davidu at everydns.net
Wed Jun 10 20:37:20 UTC 2009
On 6/9/09 7:15 PM, Paul Vixie wrote:
> An anonymous reader writes
> "An interesting (and profane) writeup of one frustrated user's
> discovery that Comcast is actually intercepting DNS requests bound
> for non-Comcast DNS servers and redirecting them to their own
> servers. I had obviously heard of the DNS hijacking for nonexistent
> domains, but I had no idea they'd actually prevent people from
> directly contacting their own DNS servers."
> If true, this is a pretty serious escalation in the Net Neutrality
Fortunately, there was no truth to it. We would have reports from our
users if it were and we had none.
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