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DNSSEC under attack?

Nov 30, 2009, 20:34 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

"In the summer of 2008, security researcher Dan Kaminsky made the whole world aware of potential security issues with DNS, which could have undermined the integrity of the Internet itself. DNSSEC is supposed to be answer, with most of the world's major Internet registries moving to implement the technology.

"So what's up with this new attack? For one, it specifically deals with the ISC BIND 9 DNS server which is widely deployed."

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