A fatal flaw with the DNS (Domain Name System) is being exploited in Internet attacks and more attacks are likely, the security researcher who discovered the flaw said on Thursday.
"I do think we are going to see attacks. I think we have been seeing attacks already going on in the field," said Dan Kaminsky, director of penetration testing for IOActive, who warned the industry about the DNS vulnerability nearly five months ago. "We're doing everything we can to mitigate and reduce its incidence."
Kaminsky mentioned a DNS-related incident with China Netcom (possibly the incident … Read more