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PowerDNS Recursor Security Advisory 2024-01

Otto Moerbeek on Feb 13, 2024

Today we have released PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.6, 4.9.3 and 5.0.2. These releases fix PowerDNS Security Advisory 2024-01: crafted DNSSEC records in a zone can lead to a denial of service in Recursor.

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PowerDNS Recursor 5.0.1 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Jan 10, 2024

We are proud to announce the release of PowerDNS Recursor 5.0.1! This is the first public release of the 5.0 branch. Compared to the latest 4.9 release, this release features the ability to read settings from YAM...

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PowerDNS Recursor 5.0.0-rc2 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Dec 20, 2023

We are proud to announce the second release candidate of PowerDNS Recursor 5.0.0. Compared to the latest 4.9 release, this pre-release features the ability to read settings from YAML files, enhancing structure, p...

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PowerDNS Recursor 5.0.0-rc1 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Dec 06, 2023

We are proud to announce the first release candidate of PowerDNS Recursor 5.0.0. Compared to the latest 4.9 release, this pre-release features the ability to read settings from YAML files, enhancing structure, pr...

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PowerDNS Recursor 5.0.0-beta1 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Nov 10, 2023

We are proud to announce the first beta release of PowerDNS Recursor 5.0.0. Compared to the latest 4.9 release, this pre-release features the ability to read settings from YAML files, enhancing structure, process...

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PowerDNS Recursor 4.9.2 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Nov 08, 2023

Today we have released PowerDNS Recursor 4.9.2. This release is a maintenance release that fixes a few bugs and contains a few improvements. The most important ones are:

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PowerDNS Recursor 5.0.0-alpha2 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Oct 17, 2023

We are proud to announce the second alpha release of PowerDNS Recursor 5.0.0. Compared the the latest 4.9 release, this pre-release features the ability to read settings from YAML files, enhancing structure, proc...

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PowerDNS Recursor 5.0.0-alpha1 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Sep 13, 2023

We are proud to announce the first alpha release of PowerDNS Recursor 5.0.0. This pre-release features the ability to read settings from YAML files, enhancing structure, processing and error-checking of settings.

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PowerDNS Recursor 4.7.6, 4.8.5 and 4.9.1 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Aug 25, 2023

Today we have released PowerDNS Recursor 4.7.6, 4.8.5 and 4.9.1. These releases are maintenance releases that fix a few bugs. The most important ones are:

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PowerDNS Recursor 4.9.0 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Jun 30, 2023

We are proud to announce the release of PowerDNS Recursor 4.9.0. Compared to the previous major (4.8) release of PowerDNS Recursor, this release contains the following major changes:

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