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Deploy360 7 November 2014

CloudFlare Writes About DNSSEC Complexities And Considerations

Dan York
By Dan YorkDirector, Online Content

CloudFlare logoThe folks over at CloudFlare published another great article earlier this week, “DNSSEC: Complexities and Considerations” that dives into more detail about some of the challenges of implementing DNSSEC.  Specifically, author Nick Sullivan explores the:

  • Exposure of DNS zone content through zone-walking
  • DNSSEC key management
  • DNS reflection/amplification attacks

He dives into the topics in great detail and explains what CloudFlare is planning to do to address each of these issues.  I strongly encourage you to check it out!

And then if you want to start implementing DNSSEC or DANE within your own environment, please visit our Start Here page to get started!

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