Sitefinder II, the sequel...
sjsobol at JustThe.net
Tue Jul 11 21:29:20 UTC 2006
On Tue, 11 Jul 2006, Simon Waters wrote:
> On Tuesday 11 Jul 2006 07:19, Steve Sobol wrote:
> > There's a big difference, of course, between INTENTIONALLY pointing your
> > computers at DNS servers that do this kind of thing, and having it done for
> > you without your knowledge and/or consent.
> Yes, one way you choose who breaks your DNS, the otherway Verisign break it
> for you.
If you break your own stuff, that's your own problem and does not raise
any of SiteFinder's issues. Even if an ISP uses this service, people can
still usually find another ISP or point their computers at other DNS
> I see no redeeming features of the service, or did I miss something?
I'm not arguing it's a good idea. I'm just saying it's not evil like
Steve Sobol, Professional Geek ** Java/VB/VC/PHP/Perl ** Linux/*BSD/Windows
Apple Valley, California PGP:0xE3AE35ED
It's all fun and games until someone starts a bonfire in the living room.
More information about the NANOG