more dns weirdness

Paul Macdonald paul at
Thu Dec 9 21:24:59 UTC 2010

On 09/12/2010 21:10, Gary Gatten wrote:
> Probably Wikileaks supporters fighting back against the DDoS.  Interesting issue, anyone else seeing similar problems?
i came across the amazon whois hack as a result of debugging failed 
whois lookups (on freebsd obv)
given the freebsd method of choosing whois via cnames via from this one 
domain, it's poss a good idea to at least have some seperate name 
servers for  Not great that the whois service is down 
as a result of 'redundant' dns services in the same place.

    Name Server: UDNS1.ULTRADNS.NET
    Name Server: UDNS2.ULTRADNS.NET

both down at time of writing,


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