Yet another Quadruple DNS?

Aftab Siddiqui aftab.siddiqui at gmail.com
Mon Apr 2 01:57:05 UTC 2018


Here is the update from Geoff himself. I guess they didn't want to publish
it on April 1st (AEST).
https://blog.apnic.net/2018/04/02/apnic-labs-enters-into-a-research-agreement-with-cloudflare/

On Mon, 2 Apr 2018 at 09:51 Stephen Satchell <list at satchell.net> wrote:

> On 04/01/2018 01:03 PM, Paul Ebersman wrote:
> > And yes, running your own resolver is more private. So is running your
> > own home linux server instead of antique consumer OSs on consumer grade
> > gear and using VPNs. But how many folks can do that?
>
> <raises hand>
>
> I gave up on Microsoft desktop products more than 15 years ago.  Mac
> products more than 7 years ago.  (When Apple refused to fix my broken
> MacBook screen, that was it for Apple.)
>
> Why do I run my own servers, including a mail server?  Court subpoenas.
> When I was working at a Web host company, I got several of these things,
> complete with gag orders.  Mail captures, mostly.
>
> One time the Nevada Gaming Commission wanted to take an image of a colo
> customer's hard drive.  The fool they brought was a MSCE, and knew
> *nothing* about Unix and Linux.  Ended up having to do the mirror
> myself, and sign an affidavit to boot.  (Customer was running an on-line
> poker service without a license, which is unlawful in Nevada.)
>
> I want to know when a LEO gets access to my data.
>
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Best Wishes,

Aftab A. Siddiqui


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