Day: May 15, 2008

YouTube Diversifies DNS; Google Next?

Just a week after several DNS quirks cost YouTube some downtime, they appear to have added a great deal of redundancy to their previous setup, which left much to be desired. They’ve now got 7 authoritative servers listed, addressed from 3 discrete netblocks (64.15.112.0/20, 208.117.224.0/19 […]

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NSA.gov Hosed?

Someone nudged me a little while ago and asked if I was aware of any issues with nsa.gov. I plugged http://www.nsa.gov into my browser to no avail. I then tried to resolve www.nsa.gov’s DNS name to an IP address, to no avail. So, I had […]

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