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Webinar: DNS Security (Client Perspective)

Start
14:00 - 28 July 2020
End
15:30 - 28 July 2020
Location
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Synopsis

The Domain Name System (DNS) is a hierarchical decentralized system that assists humans in not needing to memorize long strings of numerical IP addresses. It has become so ubiquitous, that it forms part of critical information infrastructure, and with many businesses relying on its continued stability and security.

This webinar will examine the complex interactions of this system, from domain registration to name resolution, the security risks of each component, and the mitigation options currently available.

Course outline

This webinar will cover the following topics:

  • Life of a domain name
  • Where can domain names go wrong?
  • Life of a DNS request
  • Where can DNS go wrong?
    • Confidentiality
    • Integrity
    • Availability

Note: This webinar will run for approximately 45 minutes, with 15 minutes of question time.