Issue No. 01 - January/February (2006 vol. 4)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2006.8
Ramaswamy Chandramouli , US National Institute of Standards and Technology
Scott Rose , US National Institute of Standards and Technology
To Internet-based applications, the Domain Name System (DNS) is no more than a look-up service for IP addresses. Unfortunately, the DNS has few security safeguards, which has serious consequences for e-commerce. The Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) has recently developed a specification and associated protocol to address DNS security issues.
domain name system, security, DNS security extensions, DNSSEC, name resolution
S. Rose and R. Chandramouli, "Challenges in Securing the Domain Name System," in IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 4, no. , pp. 84-87, 2006.