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How To Secure DNS with DNSCrypt

Mar 21, 2012, 09:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"DNSCrypt is an open source DNS encryption client program offered by OpenDNS, a third-party DNS provider, to prevent DNS snooping, spoofing, and other man-in-the-middle attacks. It does this by completely encrypting the DNS traffic to and from a user's computer and the OpenDNS servers. The encryption wraps itself around the DNS traffic much like SSL wraps itself around HTTP traffic, though DNSCrypt is using another form of encryption: a type of elliptic-curve cryptography, called Curve25519.

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