Verizon dns server outage for subscribers

Verizon dnsphere is experiencing an issue that could affect many of its customers, according to reports from sources at Verizon.The company has said that it’s looking into the issue, but said it doesn’t expect to have an immediate impact on its customers.Verizon dnSphere is a database of more than 1.5 million servers that are used to help Verizon network operators […]

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How to get your Android private DNS servers to work with DNS Speed Test

Google’s private DNS is one of the most popular ways to ensure your internet is secure and private.However, some internet users find it slow, laggy, or not working properly.We spoke to one person who discovered his private DNS had been slow.DNS Speed Test – The Best Free DNS Speed Testing tool You Should Know article For those looking to speed […]

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Verizon, Comcast, AT&T and other providers may be using DNS to track you and your network

By now you’ve probably heard that some ISPs may be giving your internet provider (ISP) the ability to track your online activities and even use your browsing history to help them build up their own databases of your internet usage.This information is being collected and stored by ISPs in their databases, and it could be used to build up profiles […]

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Google DNS issues update on DDoS attacks, status, updated status

Updated Feb. 10, 2019 08:18:28 Google issued a DNS update that temporarily removed the DDoS protection on its DNS servers in response to a large number of requests that began to flood the network.The company said it is taking steps to improve DNS service in the coming days, including making the DNS server addresses available to all sites and allowing […]

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Australian ISP’s new search engine, DNS lookup, Google is about to be launched.

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has been testing Google’s DNS lookup service for several months, and the company is now offering it to Australians for $10 a month.The service is based on a service Google introduced in December 2015 that lets users search for DNS records on the internet using their phone or laptop.The Australian Competition & Consumer […]

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When Will We Know How Many Websites Are Tracing Each Device?

By Michael J. Matthews, ReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of websites tracking devices has grown by 1.1 million since January, according to a new report by the American Association of Governmental Organizations (AAGO).The AAAO study, released on Thursday, said the number of sites that track devices has risen by 466,000 since January 2015, to 2.8 million.The number is likely higher […]

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