[dns-operations] shunning malware-hosting registrars

Jim Reid jim at rfc1035.com
Tue Jan 28 16:18:17 UTC 2014

On 28 Jan 2014, at 15:43, Daniel Sterling <sterling.daniel at gmail.com> wrote:

> Would it be possible for the larger DNS community to blacklist and
> stop serving domains from registrars that are known to be friendly to
> malware authors?

In theory it would be possible. So is herding cats.

DNS is not the appropriate tool to solve this non-DNS problem though.

If you want someone to stop doing naughty things, take them to court. Or get law enforcement involved if a crime is being committed. For some definitions of crime and law enforcement.

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