[Dshield] IWF

Kenneth Porter shiva at sewingwitch.com
Wed Mar 12 07:23:05 GMT 2003


Saw this reference to a NANOG message on the dnsop mailing list and was
amused that someone had created the acronym:

<http://www.merit.edu/mail.archives/nanog/2002-05/msg01083.html>

This was prompted by misconfigured firewalls blocking DNS replies to buggy
resolvers and causing undue load on the root DNS servers:

<http://www.cs.utk.edu/~moore/ID-PDF/draft-ietf-dnsop-bad-dns-res-00.pdf>



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