Got an email from David Ulevitch on 12 Jan to all the current EveryDNS subscribers that Dyn Inc has acquired EveryDNS. In the acquisition FAQ, 3) Will the service remain free? While we don’t 100% have the answer to that yet, we will not be making any changes to the service you are currently receiving [...]
I went to load one of my sites, and the proxy came back with DNS resolution error. The DNS was hosted on EveryDNS so I tried to browse there, and the site would not respond. Is it my own connection, or is EveryDNS offline? Did a search on Twitter, which reveals that it’s the later. [...]
Back in August 2006 I wrote a review on EveryDNS. 2 and half years later nothing much has changed — same interface and same functionality, and it is still serving many of my domains. One thing I don’t like about EveryDNS is its lack of API support, i.e. you cannot programatically update your records. This [...]
After EveryDNS and EditDNS‘s outage, I have finally got my act together to have this redundant and free DNS running for some of my domains. I know both EveryDNS and EditDNS have 4 geographically separated servers, however during the event when the vendor is targeted for DDoS, I am still suffering downtime when their servers [...]
One of the things that is worse than having your web site going off-line — DNS servers for your domain are under DDoS attack that renders your entire domain resolvable. That’s something HostingFu is facing at the moment.