schulte+nanog-post at nospam.schulte.org
Fri Dec 28 18:07:52 UTC 2001
At 10:01 AM 12/28/2001 -0800, you wrote:
> > Looks to me as if Microsoft is altering global delegation of their
> > windowsupdate service. Maybe diversifying the dns structure as they did
> > with microsoft.com after the attacks a while back?
>attacks? you mean when they shot themselves in the 2182 foot?
I'm not aware of the exact reasons for their problems. I heard of a few
DoS attacks which crippled them due to poor network diversification /
design / foo.
>there are some good ways to roll new dns delegations, where integrity is
>maintained throughout the process. there are many bad stoopid ways. dig
>and doc tell me that this is a case of the latter.
This is unquestionably the case. Good = nobody notices enough to start
`dig`ging around in the first place.
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