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Security Advisory 2015-01

Peter van Dijk on Apr 23, 2015

UPDATE: please also read the update posted on May 1st. Hi everybody, Please be aware of PowerDNS Security Advisory 2015-01 (http://doc.powerdns.com/md/security/powerdns-advisory-2015-01/). The good news is that a...

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PowerDNS and Open-Xchange agree to merge

Bert Hubert on Mar 24, 2015

(Peter van Dijk, Bert Hubert, Rafael Laguna, Mikko Linnamäki, Markku Kenttä, Timo Sirainen) Hi everybody, We’re currently at World Hosting Days in Rust Germany, where we just announced that PowerDNS will be joini...

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Problems posting to our mailing lists

Bert Hubert on Aug 15, 2014

Hi everybody, Over the past few months, we’d been receiving some reports of people having problems posting to our lists. At first, it appeared the problem was caused by subscribers emailing to the wrong list addr...

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PowerDNS Jobs: are you available?

Bert Hubert on Jun 19, 2014

Hi everybody, In short: there is a market for (small) PowerDNS jobs, and if you are available for such work, read on for where we’ll be sending people who need PowerDNS work done! The longer story: As PowerDNS us...

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How to talk to an open source software project as a large scale or otherwis...

Bert Hubert on May 05, 2014

The very short version: if you contact an open source project anonymously, you may not get the best help. Feel free to also reach out privately and share that your post from gmail.com is actually (say) from a ver...

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On PowerDNS.COM and Express PowerDNS.NET Hosting by Trilab

Bert Hubert on Apr 13, 2014

Hi everybody, This post serves to clarify why we (‘PowerDNS.COM’) can’t help you with issues with Express PowerDNS.NET hosting by Trilab. The short version is: they are a fully different company, and we have no a...

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Automated Coverity security scanning of PowerDNS Projects

Peter van Dijk on Jun 11, 2013

Hi everybody, PowerDNS values the security of the internet, and strives to keep its programs as secure as possible. To further this cause, we’ve run our code through the Coverity Development Testing suite, and as...

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PowerDNS completes move to GitHub!

Bert Hubert on May 02, 2013

Hi everybody, After a serious amount of work, we’ve completed the move to GitHub. We have successfully migrated all tickets, branches, tags, commits, attachments and patches from our old Subversion and Trac serve...

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Bert Hubert on May 01, 2013

Welcome to the new dedicated PowerDNS blog! Previously we had various personal blogs that mentioned PowerDNS a lot, but not everything is under one roof. Most relevant posts have been copied to this site already....

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A PowerDNS… WOK?!

Bert Hubert on Jan 20, 2013

From a letter, where you should know that ‘Mok’ is Dutch for ‘Mug’: Dear PomerDNS management, Recently me ordered, via a mebform or your mebsite, a so called PomerDNS Mok. but something ment terribly mrong since ...

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