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Simple DNS Plus "Domain Blacklist" plug-in updated to support IPv6 and now open source at GitHub

Sunday, 18 October 2015

The Domain Blacklist plug-in redirects DNS requests for domain names on a blacklist. For details see http://www.simpledns.com/plugin-domainbl This now also works with requests for IPv6 addresses (AAAA). To use the updated plug-in, shut down Simple DNS Plus, download the "DomBlacklistPlugIn.dll" f...


Source code for 6 more Simple DNS Plus plug-ins now at GitHub

Wednesday, 14 October 2015

We have today published the source code for the following Simple DNS Plus v. 5.2 plug-ins: Fixed Host Name plug-in Source code: https://github.com/jhsoftware/sdns-FixedData Fixed IP Address plug-in Source code: https://github.com/jhsoftware/sdns-FixedData Hosts File plug-in Source code: https://g...


Simple DNS Plus v. 5.2 build 132 released / Free educational licenses

Tuesday, 13 October 2015

Simple DNS Plus v. 5.2 build 132 is now available at http://www.simpledns.com/download.aspx . This release includes the following addition and bug fix: Added: New free educational license type. Details . Fixed: If the Simple DNS Plus main window, the "Edit DNS records" windows, or the "DNS lookup...


Simple DNS Plus v. 5.2 build 131 released

Wednesday, 07 October 2015

Simple DNS Plus v. 5.2 build 131 is now available at http://www.simpledns.com/download.aspx. This release includes the following bug fix: - Fixed: Did not always include OPT record in larger response packets to EDNS0 requests. This would cause DNSSEC validation errors with some systems. Generally...


New Simple DNS Plus plug-in "Smart Reverse DNS" released

Thursday, 01 October 2015

With this plug-in, Simple DNS Plus can automatically synthesize reverse DNS records (PTR) for all the IP addresses (IPv4 or IPv6) in a subnet . This can be used if you manage a large number of IP addresses, and you need to provide generic reverse DNS records for these. The plug-in will respond wi...


New Simple DNS Plus plug-in "Regex Ignore" released

Wednesday, 30 September 2015

With this plug-in, you can make Simple DNS Plus ignore all DNS requests for names that match a configurable regular expression . This could be used, for example, when the server is being bombarded with requests with a specific pattern (as is often seen in DNS amplification attacks ). Another exam...


Simple DNS Plus v. 5.2 build 130 released

Monday, 28 September 2015

Simple DNS Plus v. 5.2 build 130 is now available at http://www.simpledns.com/download.aspx . This release includes the following bug fix: Fixed: Failed to zone transfer zones containing NSEC3 records with zero length type bit map. Generally, this situation (an NSEC3 records having a zero length ...


NS2service.net DNS server IP addresses changed

Thursday, 24 September 2015

The IP addresses for our ns2service.net DNS servers have changed today. NS2service.net users will need to ensure that their primary DNS server's configuration accepts zone transfer requests from the new IP addresses (e-mail sent directly with this / available when logged into our website). Note t...


AtomPub server library now as open source on GitHub

Tuesday, 22 September 2015

Our "Atom Publishing Protocol (AtomPub) server library for ASP.NET" is a free .NET library intended for developers who want to implement the Atom Publishing Protocol (AtomPub) on an ASP.NET web-site - so that web-site users can publish news articles (like blog posts) and/or other content using an...


Simple Failover v. 2.0 build 103 released

Thursday, 27 August 2015

Simple Failover v. 2.0 build 103 is now available at http://www.simplefailover.com/download.aspx This release includes the following update: - Fixed: Program crash when polling DNS server over IPv6 This is NOT a critical update, and you only need to update if you are affected by the issue mention...


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