Tag: dns

Syrian Electronic Army attacks high-profile media sites 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Gigya login service redirected.
 
Google's public DNS goes offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian, NZ and SE Asian users affected.
 
DNS attack affects NZ's biggest ISP 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Cyber criminals blamed for three-day DDoS.
 
Google tests domain registration service 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Debuts Google Domains.
 
Telecom NZ suffers large-scale systems failure 
By Juha Saarinen | May 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Nationwide issue also downs Chorus.
 
auDA to trial DNSsec in .au 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Four month test.
 
Providers ignore routing and DNS security: experts 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
The internet can be stolen easily.
 
Google DNS servers suffer brief traffic hijack 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Are security measures enabled?
 
Great Firewall mishap reroutes Chinese internet traffic 
By Paul Carsten, Pete Sweeney | Jan 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
To a US-based anti-censorship service.
 
Optus suffers large scale DNS outage 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
Updated: Website, online payments, corporate IP affected.
 
Melbourne IT compromise redirects NY Times, HuffPo readers 
By Darren Pauli | Aug 28, 2013 | Comment Now 
Updated: Readers redirected to malicious site.
 
Syrian hackers attack Melbourne IT reseller 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 28, 2013 | Comment Now 
Alter domain records for NY Times, Twitter.
 
Google Palestine domain attacked 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 27, 2013 | Comment Now 
Redirected to Morocco.
 
Thousands of sites foist Blackhole exploit after DNS compromise 
 
auDA shifts into Internode data centre 
Jul 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
Strikes three year deal.
 
Shadowserver fights amplified DDoS attacks 
By Darren Pauli | May 22, 2013 | Comment Now 
Fingers recursive DNS servers.
 
DNS DDoS attacks boom 
By Juha Saarinen | May 17, 2013 | Comment Now 
Millions of open resolvers need to be closed.
 
DNS DDoS attacks skyrocket 
By Juha Saarinen | May 17, 2013 | Comment Now 
Millions of open resolvers need to be closed.
 
Open DNS resolvers behind gigantic DDoS  
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 2, 2012 | Comment Now 
Australia has many open resolvers.
 
Industry groups issue web, mobile messaging best practices  
By Danielle Walker | Oct 29, 2012 | Comment Now 
Mobile, malware and phishing covered.
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