[dns-operations] Should medium-sized companies run their own recursive resolver?

Paul Ferguson fergdawgster at mykolab.com
Mon Oct 14 17:04:56 UTC 2013

On 10/14/2013 9:42 AM, Rich Goodson wrote:

> I default to "yes" as well, but if they only have the one local resolver, and don't have any kind of backup (Google/OpenDNS, etc as secondary/tertiary via DHCP or whatever means they use for workstation network configuration), these two imaginary IT staff members could be setting themselves up for an embarrassing outage.

Or leaving the recursive resolvers open to the entire Internet for abuse.

- ferg

Paul Ferguson
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