Managing secure passwords can be difficult enough for the average computer user, but for system administrators who are responsible for the maintenance of multiple servers it can be a nightmare, particularly when passwords have to be shared across a team who have different levels of access. Storing root passwords, FTP account passwords, SSH passwords, and passwords for third party cloud services in a way that’s secure, allows for quick revocation of access, and doesn’t rely on writing them all down on a sticky note requires a bit of planning.

Fortunately there are a number of solutions available to the problem of maintaining and managing passwords across a team.

Don’t Use Passwords At All

Passwords are not the most secure form of access control, and when they can be avoided it’s better to use alternative methods. Continue reading

DNS Made Easy is a subsidiary of Tiggee LLC, and is a world leader in providing global IP Anycast enterprise DNS services.
Authoritative vs. Recursive DNS

In this post, we will answer the most popular question that’s our users have asked over the years: What’s the difference between authoritative and recursive DNS servers?

What is DNS?

What’s DNS? Skip this if you know. If not, we’ll make it easy....

Reston, VA, July 15, 2013 – DNS Made Easy, the leading provider of anycast managed domain name hosting, have reaffirmed their long-standing commitment to corporate social responsibility with the announcement that they will be donating a percentage of this year’s profits to a range of charities chosen by their clients.

Continue reading

DNS Made Easy is a subsidiary of Tiggee LLC, and is a world leader in providing global IP Anycast enterprise DNS services.
What's the Difference

One of the biggest misconceptions our users face is understanding the difference between a domain registrar and a DNS host. Understanding these differences is crucial to maintaining a reliable and fast website that’s available to all of your users....

A DNS poisoning attack, allegedly carried out by a “hacktivist” protesting labor conditions for Bangladeshi workers in Malaysia, has redirected visitors of those sites to servers under the control of a hacker using the name “TiGER-M@TE”.

Continue reading

DNS Made Easy is a subsidiary of Tiggee LLC, and is a world leader in providing global IP Anycast enterprise DNS services.