DEFENDING YOUR DNS INFRASTRUCTURE

| July 8, 2019

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NEW ATTACKS ON A VITAL RESOURCE The Domain Name System (DNS) is a critical component of the Internet infrastructure. It is the means by which domain names (e.g. www.nsa.gov) are translated into Internet Protocol (IP) addresses (e.g. 23.214.23.29). In recent years, there have been a number of high profile, high impact attacks against DNS. In January, 2019, a wave of DNS hijacking attacks resulted in an emergency directive from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and multiple reports from cybersecurity experts, outlining how to secure DNS [1], [2].

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