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Patches Coming Today for DNS Vulnerability

Jul 09, 2008, 12:45 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Barr)

"Whether you're running Linux, Windows, Cisco, Sun, or other DNS servers, you are at risk from a newly discovered vulnerability. So says Dan Kaminsky, head of penetration testing research at IO Active, who accidently discovered the DNS 'design flaw' earlier this year.

"You can check whether the DNS servers you use are vulnerable by clicking the Check My DNS button in the upper right corner of Kaminsky's Web site..."

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