Patrick W. Gilmore
patrick at ianai.net
Wed Feb 17 17:35:09 CST 2010
On Feb 17, 2010, at 5:32 PM, Laczo, Louis wrote:
> I'm looking for comments / suggestions / opinions from any providers that have been contacted by spamhaus about excessive queries originating from their DNS resolvers, typically, as a proxy for customers. I know that certain large DNS providers (i.e. google and level3) have either been banned or have voluntarily blocked spamhaus queries by their resolvers. We're currently in discussion with spamhaus and I wanted to see how others may have handled this.
I believe you can pay them a small fee and do a zone transfer so you are not hitting their name servers.
If you see value in the service, it should be worth the small fee. And since you are hitting them a lot, I have a feeling that you see value in the service.
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