Recursive Query

Doug Barton DougB at
Sun Dec 15 22:22:46 UTC 2002

On Sun, 15 Dec 2002, kh wrote:

> Hi
> I'm using bind-9.2.1-1.7x.2 as an name server & when I scan it by
> Nessus, I get the following security warning :
> The remote name server allows recursive queries tb be performed by the
> host running nessusd
> Is this a danger for dns?

That depends. Is the host you're on supposed to be able to perform
recursive queries to that name server?

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