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Re: Kashpureff Black List (REALLY AN OPERATIONAL QUESTION)
From: Jared Mauch <jared () puck nether net>
Date: Wed, 23 Jul 1997 15:02:02 -0400 (EDT)
Karl Denninger boldly claimed:
On Wed, Jul 23, 1997 at 09:53:42AM -0400, Eric Germann wrote:
would an anti-kashpureff bgp feed fix the dns pollution problems similar to
the anti spam black list. If yes, is it collusion which would be
prosecutable? If no, what are the TECHNICAL reasons it wouldn't work.
No, because *ANY* nameserver which gets the pollution can then pollute you.
Since you can't cut off EVERY nameserver with such a feed, it is pointless
to attempt it.
Correct. The proper way to handle this is to install the
latest bind (8.1.1) or 4.9.6 (but 8.1.1 is better :), and it will
make it so folks can't inject bogon data into your nameservers.
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