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PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.3 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Mar 07, 2023

We are proud to announce the release of PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.3 This release is a maintenance release. The most important fixes concern the serve-stale functionality which could cause intermittent high CPU load. ...

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PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.2 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Jan 31, 2023

We are proud to announce the release of PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.2. This release is a maintenance release, fixing some issues, in particular: Record and negative cache cleaning now maintains balance between shards i...

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Security Advisory 2023-01 for PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.0

Otto Moerbeek on Jan 20, 2023

Hello, Today we have released PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.1 due to a high severity issue found. Please find the full text of the advisory below. The changelog is available. The tarball (signature) is available from our...

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PowerDNS Recursor: writing to a file you did not open

Otto Moerbeek on Dec 19, 2022

This is the sixth part of a series of blog posts we are publishing, mostly around recent developments with respect to PowerDNS Recursor: Refreshing Of Almost Expired Records: Keeping The Cache Hot, Probing DoT Su...

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PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.0 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Dec 12, 2022

We are proud to announce the release of PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.0. Compared to the previous major (4.7) release of PowerDNS Recursor, this release contains the following major changes: Structured Logging has been i...

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PowerDNS Recursor 4.5.12, 4.6.5 and 4.7.4 Released

Otto Moerbeek on Nov 25, 2022

Hello, Today we have released a maintenance release of PowerDNS Recursor 4.5.12, 4.6.5 and 4.7.4, containing fixes for a few minor issues. In particular, RPZ IXFRs now time out if the server becomes unresponsive....

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First Release Candidate of PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.0

Otto Moerbeek on Nov 18, 2022

We are proud to announce the first release candidate of PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.0. We invite all users to test this release candidate, so that we can release the final PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.0 soon. Compared to the ...

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PowerDNS Recursor: ZONEMD, the missing validation

Otto Moerbeek on Nov 15, 2022

This is the fifth part of a series of blog posts we are publishing, mostly around recent developments with respect to PowerDNS Recursor. The first blog post was Refreshing Of Almost Expired Records: Keeping The C...

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Second Beta Release of PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.0

Otto Moerbeek on Nov 07, 2022

We are proud to announce the second beta release of PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.0. Compared to the previous major (4.7) release of PowerDNS Recursor, this release contains the following major changes: Structured Loggin...

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First Beta Release of PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.0

Otto Moerbeek on Oct 05, 2022

We are proud to announce the first beta release of PowerDNS Recursor 4.8.0. Compared to the previous major (4.7) release of PowerDNS Recursor, this release contains the following major changes: Structured Logging...

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