[SURBL-Discuss] RFC: Changing zone files to wildcarded data format

Michele Neylon :: Blacknight michele at blacknight.ie
Thu Nov 25 13:37:27 CET 2010


On 25 Nov 2010, at 12:34, SURBL Role wrote:

> On Thu, Nov 25, 2010 at 4:26 AM, Michele Neylon :: Blacknight
> <michele at blacknight.ie> wrote:
>> I would have concerns about which domains were wildcarded and how that was decided.
>> We have already been impacted by a particular company blacklisting *.blacknight.com due to an issue with one subdomain ..
> 
> If subdomain.domain.com were bad and domain.com were good, then
> subdomain.domain.com would be blacklisted, but domain.com and
> *.domain.com would not be listed.  domain.com and *.domain.com would
> only be listed if the domain and all possible subdomains were bad.

Which is fine :)

Unfortunately some other organisations opt to list *.domain.com without thinking it through .. 

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