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How To Change Your DNS On Windows, Mac, or Linux

A DNS server resolves website URLs into their IP addresses, which is how the internet functions. Without DNS, we would be typing in IP addresses into our browsers instead of domain names. As an end user, you're probably using your internet provider's DNS server by default, but you can change that. Of course you could [...]

By | 2016-10-21T18:39:18+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Categories: Linux, Mac, Technology, Windows|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

DDoS Attack on Dyn DNS and Level3 Outages

Twitter, Reddit, Spotify, PSN, XBox, Netflix, Github, PayPal and bunch of other websites were offline earlier today. That’s because someone conducted a massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack on the Dyn DNS, a world renowned Domain Name Servers (DNS) service provider. You can read the most recent status messages at DynDNS. So far there [...]

By | 2016-10-21T18:50:13+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Categories: Attacks, Security|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments
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