Farsight Security Blog Archive

The Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG)'s Global Phishing Survey: Farsight's Take On A Terrific Report

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 By Joe St. Sauver, Karen Burke

Visualizing the incidence of IPv4 addresses in Farsight's DNSDB

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 By Ben April

Automatically Going From An Autonomous System Number (ASN), To The Prefixes It Announces, To The Domain Names Seen Using Those IPs: Another Farsight DNSDB API Demo Application and Whitepaper

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 By Joe St. Sauver

New Farsight White Paper Available For Download: Building a Demo GUI Front End for DNSDB API In Scala

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 By Joe St. Sauver

Five Questions with Andrew Lewman

Friday, April 14, 2017 By Andrew Lewman

Performing Regex Searches Against DNSDB MTBL Files

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 By Joe St. Sauver

What is a Bailiwick?

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 By Joe St. Sauver

RECORD TYPE=NULL Records In DNSDB Mtbl Files

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 By Joe St. Sauver

Farsight's Network Message: Loss Tracking Explained

Friday, February 24, 2017 By Mike Schiffman

Creating a Heatmap From SIE Channel 204 Data

Thursday, January 26, 2017 By Joe St. Sauver and Ben April

Geolocating & Mapping IP Address Data From SIE

Monday, January 16, 2017 By Joe St. Sauver

Farsight's DNSDB Plugin for Splunk

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 By Joe St. Sauver

Raw Hex Rdata Queries: An Obscure (But Potentially Quite Useful) Bit Of DNSDB Functionality

Friday, November 25, 2016 By Joe St. Sauver

Making Programmatic DNSDB Queries With libcurl

Friday, November 4, 2016 By Joe St. Sauver

Remote Profiling of go Programs

Friday, October 28, 2016 By Chris Mikkelson

Farsight's Advanced Exchange Access: The Missing Manual

Thursday, October 20, 2016 By Mike Schiffman

Visualizing SIE Channel 204 Rdata

Friday, October 7, 2016 By Joe St. Sauver

Pick a Side, Pick a Site

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 By Farsight Security, Inc

Non-U.S. Universities with .edu Domain Names: They're More Common Than You Might Think

Thursday, August 25, 2016 By Joe St. Sauver

Introduction to Farsight's NOD RPZ

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 By Kelly Molloy

Accessing Darknet Telescope Data via SIE Remote Access (SRA)

Monday, June 13, 2016 By Joe St. Sauver

Spotting A DNS Denial of Service Reflection Attack in SIE Darkspace Telescope Data

Friday, June 3, 2016 By Joe St. Sauver

Smarter JSON Configs in Go

Monday, May 23, 2016 By Chris Mikkelson

IP Hijacking, part 2

Thursday, May 12, 2016 By Dave Hauser

Magical Thinking in Internet Security

Thursday, April 28, 2016 By Dr. Paul Vixie

IP Hijacking, part 1

Thursday, April 21, 2016 By Dave Hauser

Fun With Go Method Routing

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 By Chris Mikkelson

The Magic of SRV Records

Monday, March 28, 2016 By Joe St. Sauver

The Importance of Scale: A Critical Dimension To Keep In Mind When Benchmarking Passive DNS Options

Thursday, March 17, 2016 By Joe St. Sauver

What (Besides NXDOMAINs) Do We See on Farsight Security's DNS Errors Channel?

Friday, February 5, 2016 By Joe St. Sauver

Good Help is Hard to Find

Thursday, January 14, 2016 By Ben April

IPv6 Deployment Over Time As Seen Through Farsight Security, Inc's Passive DNS Data

Thursday, December 10, 2015 By Joe St. Sauver

Hardening Encrypted Communications Against Diffie-Hellman Precomputation Attacks

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 By Travis Hall

Farsight's Real-time DNSDB, Part Two

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 By Eric Ziegast

Farsight's Real-time DNSDB, Part One

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 By Eric Ziegast

JSON Serialization Support in nmsg

Friday, October 16, 2015 By Henry Stern

How Some People Got Started in Security and Anti-Abuse Work: Anybody Remember Usenet?

Friday, October 9, 2015 By Joe St. Sauver

Conficker and a Brief Tutorial on Working With SIE Channel 80 Sinkhole Data

Friday, October 2, 2015 By Joe St. Sauver

Farsight's Advanced Exchange Access Internals: Understanding Accounting

Thursday, September 24, 2015 By Mike Schiffman

Systematically Collecting The Right Sort of Data About Cyber Security Incidents

Thursday, September 17, 2015 By Joe St. Sauver

Finding Web Proxy Auto Discovery Protocol (WPAD)-related Security Exposures Using Farsight Security's NXDOMAINs Channel

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 By Joe St. Sauver

Farsight's Advanced Exchange Access: 1.2.0 Release Notes

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 By Mike Schiffman

Being an Internet Packrat

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 By Eric Ziegast

Introducing NXD

Thursday, August 20, 2015 By Chris Mikkelson

Newly Observed Hostnames

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 By Joe St. Sauver

Introduction to DNS Changes

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 By Henry Stern

Farsight's Advanced Exchange Access: The C Programming API, Part Three

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 By Mike Schiffman

Farsight's Advanced Exchange Access: The C Programming API, Part Two

Friday, August 7, 2015 By Mike Schiffman

Farsight's Advanced Exchange Access: The C Programming API, Part One

Thursday, July 30, 2015 By Mike Schiffman

Optimizing Reputation System Input Data

Friday, July 24, 2015 By Kelly Molloy

Building a Reputation System From Available Data

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 By Kelly Molloy

Introduction to Reputation Systems

Thursday, July 9, 2015 By Kelly Molloy

Threat Intelligence and The DIKW Pyramid

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 By Ben April

Buying More Nines Worth of Protection

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 By Joe St Sauver

Spamtraps: Creating and Seeding

Thursday, June 18, 2015 By Kelly Molloy

Spamtraps: Keeping it Confidential

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 By Kelly Molloy

Demystifying Spamtraps

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 By Kelly Molloy

So What's The Big Deal About New Domains?

Friday, May 29, 2015 By Joe St Sauver

Distributed Firewall Configuration Part 2: Ferm Configuration with Salt

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 By Travis Hall

Distributed Firewall Configuration Part 1: Salt and Pillars

Thursday, May 14, 2015 By Travis Hall

NMSG and JSON encoding

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 By Mike Schiffman

IPv6 Deployment and Finding IPv6 Needles in Internet Haystacks: Passive DNS & IPv6 Address Discovery

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 By Joe St Sauver

Illuminating online infrastructure for counterfeit goods

Thursday, April 23, 2015 By Eric Ziegast

Google Protocol Buffer Deserialization The Hard Way

Friday, April 17, 2015 By Mike Schiffman

NOD and Greylisting

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 By Joe St Sauver, Ph.D.

Internet Nations

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 By Paul Vixie, Ph.D.

Red Canary Announces Farsight Security As Inaugural Technology Partner

Thursday, March 26, 2015 By Karen Burke

Processing Passive DNS With the nmsg C API

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 By Chris Mikkelson

RRset and Rdata Demystified

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 By Joe St Sauver, Ph.D.

Help The Internet -- And Yourself -- By Running a Passive DNS Sensor Node and Contributing Data To The Farsight Security DNS Database (DNSDB)(tm)

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 By Joe St Sauver, Ph.D.

Farsight's Network Message, Volume 5: The Python Programming API

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 By Mike Schiffman

In Memoriam of Ellen Rosintoski

Saturday, February 21, 2015 By Kelly Molloy

Farsight's Network Message, Volume 4: The C Programming API

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 By Mike Schiffman

Network Message, Volume 3: Headers and Encoding

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 By Mike Schiffman

Farsight's Network Message, Volume 2: Introduction to nmsgtool

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 By Mike Schiffman

Farsight's Network Message, Volume 1: Introduction to NMSG

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 By Mike Schiffman

Data Retention In A Post-Breach World

Thursday, January 22, 2015 By Ben April

DNSDB API New Features

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 By Henry Stern

Using Passive DNS to Avoid Collateral Damage During Takedowns and Seizures

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 By Joe St Sauver, Ph.D.

Farsight's Advanced Exchange Access, part 3 of 3

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 By Mike Schiffman

Farsight's Advanced Exchange Access, part 2 of 3

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 By Mike Schiffman

Farsight's Advanced Exchange Access, part 1 of 3

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 By Mike Schiffman

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