[dns-operations] DNS servers "probed" by people who want to kill the Internet?

Paul Hoffman phoffman at proper.com
Thu Sep 15 14:29:11 UTC 2016

On 15 Sep 2016, at 0:37, Stephane Bortzmeyer wrote:

> I assume that by now everyone have read this paper
> <https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2016/09/someone_is_lear.html>
> which mentions explicitely the .com/.net name servers (and the root
> name servers, in the readers' comments).

You should go back and read what Bruce wrote again. The article does not 
say that Verisign is reporting an attack on its name servers: that's not 
what Verisign said in its report. Verisign's report was on DDoSs across 
the network, not just against its own infrastructure.

--Paul Hoffman

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