Categorie archieven: DNS

Can I use my SSL certificate with CloudFlare?

At the free level, there’s no SSL support on CloudFlare. At the Pro level and above, SSL is supported by CloudFlare. CloudFlare operate two levels of SSL protection – ‘Flexible’, which encrypts only the connection between the end user and CloudFlare, and ‘Full’, which encrypts the connection between CloudFlare and our hosting servers as well. […]

What is CloudFlare?

CloudFlare is a free content delivery network service. It stores your static content across multiple servers worldwide. For example, if your website is hosted on one our Dallas servers, and one of your visitors is from Australia, they will see the content from CloudFlare’s Australian location. It makes the static content of your website load […]

CloudFlare: Sign Up and Activate

CloudFlare integration enables websites to harness the power of the CloudFlare network to deliver the best possible performance, and to provide enhanced security and protection from attackers. CloudFlare also generates in-depth stats and threat analysis. To enable it, log into your online panel, and click on the CloudFlare icon in the ‘Software/Services’ section. The icon […]

Migrating to PowerDNS (for 4.X)

Migrating to PowerDNS Before migrating to PowerDNS a few things should be considered. PowerDNS does not operate as a ‘slave’ or ‘master’ server with all backends. The Generic SQL, BIND backends have the ability to act as master or slave. See the table of backends which other backends support these modes. Using AXFR to a Slave-Capable Backend The easiest way to migrate all your […]

Wat is een SPF record?

Binnen de DNS zone van een domeinnaam zijn meerdere type records aanwezig. In dit artikel leggen we uit wat een SPF record is. SPF is de afkorting van Sender Policy Framework. Deze techniek wordt gebruikt om e-mail spoofing tegen te gaan.  E-mail spoofing Met deze vorm van cybercriminaliteit wordt er namens jouw domeinnaam e-mail (spam) verzonden waardoor […]