[dns-operations] DNS ANY requests from Amazon?

Paul Vixie paul at redbarn.org
Mon Dec 17 19:09:44 UTC 2012

On 2012-12-17 7:02 PM, Chris Adams wrote:
> I'm seeing a bunch of DNS ANY requests to my authoritative servers with
> Amazon EC2 source IPs.  I guess somebody is now trying to run an
> amplification attack against Amazon?
> This is the first time I've seen Amazon targeted this way; are others
> seeing this (am I just late to the party)?

it's happened before. can you share the addresses? and are you using
some form of ratelimiting?


"It seems like the rules for automagic completion of incomplete names typed into browsers are going to start to look like those for the game of fizbin." --rick jones

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