DNS: Why this 30 year old technology is suddenly the future of the internet


Malware, phishing and ransomware attacks are at an all time high and only trending upwards. In 2017 alone, reported corporate damages were nearly $5B, 15 times greater than the $325M figure we saw in 2015. Unreported damages are estimated to have been scores higher.

Encryption on the Internet is being pushed hard - Google Chrome 68 will mark all non HTTPs sites as “not secure” in July 2018. Over 78% of traffic on Mac OS and iOS is now encrypted, and 81 of the top 100 sites on the web use HTTPs by default.