Monthly Archives: May 2016

new technical report “Anycast vs. DDoS: Evaluating the November 2015 Root DNS Event”

We have released a new technical report “Anycast vs. DDoS: Evaluating the November 2015 Root DNS Event”, ISI-TR-2016-709, available at http://www.isi.edu/~johnh/PAPERS/Moura16a.pdf From the abstract: Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks continue to be a major threat in the Internet today. DDoS attacks … Continue reading

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new RFC “Specification for DNS over Transport Layer Security (TLS)”

The Internet RFC-7858, “Specification for DNS over Transport Layer Security (TLS)”, was just released by the ITEF as a Standards Track document. From the abstract: This document describes the use of Transport Layer Security (TLS) to provide privacy for DNS. Encryption … Continue reading

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new technical report “Anycast Latency: How Many Sites Are Enough?”

We have released a new technical report “Anycast Latency: How Many Sites Are Enough?”, ISI-TR-2016-708, available at http://www.isi.edu/%7ejohnh/PAPERS/Schmidt16a.pdf. From the abstract: Anycast is widely used today to provide important services including naming and content, with DNS and Content Delivery Networks … Continue reading

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