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Re: DNS Cache Dan Kamikaze (Actual Exploit Discussion)
From: Paul Schmehl <pschmehl_lists () tx rr com>
Date: Tue, 15 Jul 2008 10:47:28 -0500

--On Tuesday, July 15, 2008 09:14:39 +1000 Mark Andrews <Mark_Andrews () isc org> 
wrote:

      And the best solution to this attack is to deploy DNSSEC.
      You don't care where the response comes from provide the
      signatures are good.


Except that DNSSEC is going to have to improve dramatically to achieve 
widespread adoption.  Right now it's a PITA to understand and implement and 
then 30 days later you have to do it all over again.  Frankly, it's not worth 
the effort until the technology improves enough to make it easier to implement 
and maintain.

I know you don't want to hear that, but that's the truth.

-- 
Paul Schmehl
As if it wasn't already obvious,
my opinions are my own and not
those of my employer.

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