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Re: DNS Hijacking by Cox
> On Jul 22, 2007, at 6:28 PM, Niels Bakker wrote: > >> if you are a cox customer you might want to have a reasoned > >> discussion with them and find out more details and whether you can > >> reach a resolution. if they dont play ball tho you ultimately > >> would have to vote with your $$ and switch.. > > This is a ridiculous argument as in many places there is only one > > game in town for affordable high speed internet for end users. > > Yes, but at least the incumbents have their cash cows protected (who > me? cynical?) > > However, you don't have to switch providers to run your own caching > server. Unless Cox is intercepting all DNS queries (instead of just > mucking about with the caching servers they operate), running your > own caching server will likely solve the problem. I'll accept that argument once you've explained to all your family members how to do it - and they've actually done it, successfully. Let's be real now. ... JG -- Joe Greco - sol.net Network Services - Milwaukee, WI - http://www.sol.net "We call it the 'one bite at the apple' rule. Give me one chance [and] then I won't contact you again." - Direct Marketing Ass'n position on e-mail spam(CNN) With 24 million small businesses in the US alone, that's way too many apples.