Information Series on DNS: Part 13

Abhijeet Modi/ September 22, 2021/ Blog

The following series of articles details information of DNS Records, we are covering each setting in the series, providing basic use and purpose. What are SRV records, what are they used for, and how do they work? The SRV records are used for suggesting the host and port-related information for certain services, like VoIP as well as instant messaging. Most

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Information Series on DNS: Part 12

Abhijeet Modi/ September 21, 2021/ Blog

The following series of articles details information of DNS Records, we are covering each setting in the series, providing basic use and purpose. What are SIG records, what are they used for, and how do they work? The details of the SIG records are identified in RFC 2535. These records consist of the information about the type of RR that

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Information Series on DNS: Part 11

Abhijeet Modi/ September 20, 2021/ Blog

The following series of articles details information of DNS Records, we are covering each setting in the series, providing basic use and purpose. What are PTR records, what are they used for, and how do they work? The PTR record is completely opposite of the A records. The main use of the PTR records is in performing the reverse DNS

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Information Series on DNS: Part 10

Abhijeet Modi/ September 19, 2021/ Blog

The following series of articles details information of DNS Records, we are covering each setting in the series, providing basic use and purpose. What are NSEC3 Records, what are they used for, and how do they work? Identified by RFC 5155, the NSEC3 records stand for the next secure record version 3. As the name suggests, these records have the

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Information Series on DNS: Part 9

Abhijeet Modi/ September 17, 2021/ Blog

The following series of articles details information of DNS Records, we are covering each setting in the series, providing basic use and purpose. What are NAPTR Records, what are they used for, and how do they work? The most common use of the NAPTR records is in internet telephony. NAPTR records are used in conjunction with the Service Records that

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Information Series on DNS: Part 8

Abhijeet Modi/ September 16, 2021/ Blog

The following series of articles details information of DNS Records, we are covering each setting in the series, providing basic use and purpose. What are KX Records, what are they used for, and how do they work? Commonly known as the Key Exchanger, KX records are identified by RFC 2230 and they have the type code of 36. Any type

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Information Series on DNS: Part 7

Abhijeet Modi/ September 15, 2021/ Blog

The following series of articles details information of DNS Records, we are covering each setting in the series, providing basic use and purpose. What are HIP Records, what are they used for, and how do they work? The HIP records are used for the IP networks. The major application of the HIP records is to separate the locator roles and

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Information Series on DNS: Part 6

Abhijeet Modi/ September 13, 2021/ Blog

The following series of articles details information of DNS Records, we are covering each setting in the series, providing basic use and purpose. What are EUI48 Records, what are they used for and how do they work? These 48-bit IEEE records are known for keeping the EUI48 address in your DNS records. Unlike other types of DNS records, the EUI48

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Information Series on DNS: Part 5

Abhijeet Modi/ September 12, 2021/ Blog

The following series of articles details information of DNS Records, we are covering each setting in the series, providing basic use and purpose. What are DNAME Records, what are they used for, and how do they work? The DNAME Records are known for creating the CNAME Records, which are used for creating an alias for the domains and subdomains. These

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Information Series on DNS: Part 4

Abhijeet Modi/ September 11, 2021/ Blog

The following series of articles details information of DNS Records, we are covering each setting in the series, providing basic use and purpose. What are CSYNC Records, what are they used for, and how do they work? The general use of the CSYNC is to synchronize one or more files efficiently. The records synchronize the files located on multiple systems

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