Tag: dns

Consul for Service Discovery

Why Service Discovery ? Service Discovery effectively replaces the process of having to manually assign or automate your own DNS entries for nodes on your network. Service Discovery aims┬áto move even further away from treating VM’s like pets to cattle, by getting rid of the age old practice of Hostname

Preventing (bind9) DNS Naughty-ness (named.conf & iptables/ufw) on Ubuntu

If you run a DNS server on the Internet with a default configuration many people/robots will take advantage of you. The same is true for Mail, but that is another article. Needless to say if you are running a service on the Internet, the naughty goblins will find you. To