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Re: debian.org DNSs allow unrestricted zone transfers

also sprach Giacomo A. Catenazzi <cate@debian.org> [2007.05.15.1646 +0200]:
> the theory: zone transfer of a DNS gives internal information about
> structure and IPs of internal machines.
my theory: that information should be public, or at least if it
were, the network should not be unsafer because of it.

> I think a simple scan could give the same information, and anyway
> the name of debian machines is listed also on the web.

i see no attack vector.

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