Yet another Quadruple DNS?

Baldur Norddahl baldur.norddahl at gmail.com
Mon Apr 2 09:07:07 UTC 2018


The problem I see here is the five year research term after which they may
or may not revoke the use of the prefix.

This is harmful. Such services should be stable. If you are going to let
cloudflare run this service, it should be permanent.

Regards

Baldur


Den man. 2. apr. 2018 03.57 skrev Aftab Siddiqui <aftab.siddiqui at gmail.com>:

> 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.
> >
> --
> Best Wishes,
>
> Aftab A. Siddiqui
>


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