[Sysadmins] Eircom DNS woes...

Enda enda at codefoundry.com
Tue Jul 14 20:15:46 IST 2009


Enda wrote:
> From outside Eircom's network, I was able to load www.eircom.ie but 
> couldn't
> resolve www.eircom.net (different nameservers for the two domains). 
> Perhaps
> it was the publically addressible authorative eircom.net nameservers which
> were attacked which in turn took down internal lookup for proxies or non 
> ip
> based routes taking the entire network down.

Actually, no it wasn't, I was able to do ip based traffic from the remote 
eircom sites. Should have slept before reading the list, eircom.net has been 
down longer than me this week. 




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