Orphan Records - Fixing Afilias Zones

Sunday, Sep, 2020 By Raffaele.

Our work on orphan records: “The forgotten side of DNS: orphan and abandoned records” presented at WTMC2020 and at OARC33 raised a lot of interest in the DNS community. Afilias, which owns some of the TLDs affected by the orphan misconfiguration acknowledge the problem and is working on to fixing it .

Afilias to Protect TLDs Against Potential Orphan Glue Exploits