[dns-operations] Capturing Traffic

WBrown at e1b.org WBrown at e1b.org
Mon Feb 25 18:03:27 UTC 2013

> From: Graham Beneke <graham at apolix.co.za>

> I discovered the other day that a large customer of $dayjob has decided
> that it is a good idea to outsource the LAN support for their head
> office and NOC to a mom-and-pop IT shop. While I question the wisdom in
> that, I was far more concerned by the fact that this mom-and-pop shop
> had configured Google Public DNS as the resolver for everything on their
> LAN.

It's probably a good bet that they trust the IT shop.  Pointing out their 
shortcomings might not be very welcome.  Far too often, selection of such 
vendors has little to do with technical merit and lots to do with knowing 

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