[dns-operations] disabling ANY queries

Jim Reid jim at rfc1035.com
Wed Jun 22 11:20:39 UTC 2011

On 22 Jun 2011, at 10:31, Marco Davids (SIDN) wrote:

> I always wondered why there is no option to disable ANY-queries on an
> authoritative server.

Perhaps it's because you've already lost if the unwanted queries have  
reached your server? The "stop sending me spam" option doesn't seem to  
work on my mail server. :-)

IMO, traffic shaping and blocking is best done in the devices that are  
designed to do that sort of thing. A name server's job is to answer  

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