Date: Sun, 13 Jul 2008 20:51:10 +0200 From: Florian Weimer <fw@...eb.enyo.de> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: DNS vulnerability: other relevant software * Bernhard R. Link: > if there are many queries, I think attacking only gets harder, because > guessing the order of requests gets harder to predict, adding more > variables. Right. > I'm also looking forward to this. I was under the impression that is was > common knowledg that dns is simply insecure, everyone trusting on it is > insane, and security issues meaning it is easier to hijack than it > should be (like dns servers accepting answers for things they never > asked for and things like that). Online banking security mainly relies on the integrity of DNS and routing. (Bert's DNS forgery resilience draft actually covers this, and I think he's right.)
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