All of .mil tld is down

Brian Henson marine64 at gmail.com
Tue May 20 18:35:49 UTC 2014


Looks like it has been corrected now


On Tue, May 20, 2014 at 12:30 AM, Anurag Bhatia <me at anuragbhatia.com> wrote:

> Hi Clark
>
>
> It's down when looked upon from our DNS recursors in India as well.
>
>
> I have seen in past with many domains (not TLDs though) that when they are
> down due to non-reachability of authoritative servers for the zone, OpenDNS
> and Google DNS still give answers. Likely they have some in-built
> resistivity to these issues by serving the stale data when auth is
> unreachable.
>
>
> On Tue, May 20, 2014 at 9:44 AM, Clark Shishido <shishido at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > OpenDNS still has A records for nipr.mil authoritative nameservers.
> >
> >
> > % dig -t ns nipr.mil @resolver1.opendns.com
> >
> > ; <<>> DiG 9.9.3-P2 <<>> -t ns nipr.mil @resolver1.opendns.com
> > ;; global options: +cmd
> > ;; Got answer:
> > ;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 37645
> > ;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 6, AUTHORITY: 0, ADDITIONAL: 1
> >
> > ;; OPT PSEUDOSECTION:
> > ; EDNS: version: 0, flags:; udp: 4096
> > ;; QUESTION SECTION:
> > ;nipr.mil.                      IN      NS
> >
> > ;; ANSWER SECTION:
> > nipr.mil.               20126   IN      NS      EUR2.nipr.mil.
> > nipr.mil.               20126   IN      NS      EUR1.nipr.mil.
> > nipr.mil.               20126   IN      NS      PAC2.nipr.mil.
> > nipr.mil.               20126   IN      NS      CON1.nipr.mil.
> > nipr.mil.               20126   IN      NS      PAC1.nipr.mil.
> > nipr.mil.               20126   IN      NS      CON2.nipr.mil.
> >
> > ;; Query time: 58 msec
> > ;; SERVER: 208.67.222.222#53(208.67.222.222)
> > ;; WHEN: Tue May 20 04:09:11 UTC 2014
> > ;; MSG SIZE  rcvd: 151
> >
> > % dig eur2.nipr.mil @resolver1.opendns.com
> >
> > ; <<>> DiG 9.9.3-P2 <<>> eur2.nipr.mil @resolver1.opendns.com
> > ;; global options: +cmd
> > ;; Got answer:
> > ;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 44901
> > ;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 1, AUTHORITY: 0, ADDITIONAL: 1
> >
> > ;; OPT PSEUDOSECTION:
> > ; EDNS: version: 0, flags:; udp: 4096
> > ;; QUESTION SECTION:
> > ;eur2.nipr.mil.                 IN      A
> >
> > ;; ANSWER SECTION:
> > eur2.nipr.mil.          20103   IN      A       199.252.143.234
> >
> > ;; Query time: 56 msec
> > ;; SERVER: 208.67.222.222#53(208.67.222.222)
> > ;; WHEN: Tue May 20 04:09:34 UTC 2014
> > ;; MSG SIZE  rcvd: 58
> >
> >
> >
> > On 20 May 2014 03:01, Tony Wicks <tony at wicks.co.nz> wrote:
> > All those Domain servers seem to be in the one /16 and my traces show
> them
> > all taking the same network path... Well that is pretty poor planning...
> >
> >  http://www.iana.org/domains/root/db/mil.html
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: NANOG [mailto:nanog-bounces at nanog.org] On Behalf Of jamie rishaw
> > Sent: Tuesday, 20 May 2014 2:40 p.m.
> > To: NANOG list
> > Subject: All of .mil tld is down
> >
> > At time of post..
> > .mil. is down.
> > Apparently an Anonymous "Operation Payback".
> >
> > .mil nameservers are unresponsive.
> >
>
>
>
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