Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by JRViejo, Aug 23, 2008.
CNC is also my ISP.
I don't like them, they promote popup ads through DNS hijacks last year.
CNC sucks for these dirty hands. but i should say their network quality here is just OK.
Possible cure: Just type the IP numbers, don´t type www.
Or don't make your customers jump through hoops to avoid a flaw that's been known long enough now to be patched up and patch your servers already.
There lies the rub. If the Chinese are using pirated software, there's no way to patch them and even if one could, current patches are undoing the source port randomization needed to prevent a cache-poisoning attack against the DNS server.
Firewall vendors scramble to fix problem with DNS patch.
A few off topic posts removed. Please stay focused on the thread topic when posting.
you wont do that, will you?
at least I would not bother to remember the ip code for all my favorite sites.
The best way out ,I think, is to switch to Open DNS.
=)once and for all!