[dns-operations] new public DNS service:

Paul Vixie paul at redbarn.org
Mon Nov 20 18:08:52 UTC 2017

Matthew Pounsett wrote:
> On 20 November 2017 at 07:40, Joe Greco <jgreco at ns.sol.net
> <mailto:jgreco at ns.sol.net>> wrote:
>     So a reasonable question might be, is there something that could be done
>     to make threat filtering by those of us who operate recursion servers
>     an easier thing to do?
> I think all it takes is name server software that implements RPZ, and an
> affordable data source.  The implication in Quad9's marketing is that
> the "affordable" part isn't there, but I don't know one way or another
> how valid that is.

there are some free feeds. see https://dnsrpz.info/ for details.

but the primary use case of DNS RPZ is to operate your own local filter 
using your own investigative resources to decide what not to resolve.

P Vixie

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