Recent DDoS attacks leverage open DNS resolvers

DNS reflection attacks use open DNS resolvers. In a DNS reflection or amplification attack, the attacker issues a request to an open DNS resolver for some large set of data and spoofs the source IP of the victim. The DNS server responds by sending a large amount of data back to the victim’s IP.

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