DNS Bind – step by step

Understand how DNS works

Want to learn how DNS servers are configured from Root Level, Top Level (TLD) and  Second Level Domains (2LD)? If yes, then this course is the right choice for you. You will understand parent and child/sub-domain works by configuring Root Level until Second Level Domain.

What you’ll learn

  • Setup Linux server as an Authoritative DNS with BIND.
  • Setup Linux server as Caching/Recursive DNS with BIND.

Course Content

  • Level : Beginner – DNS Bind (Theory) –> 9 lectures • 1hr 21min.
  • Level : Beginner – DNS Bind (Lab) –> 8 lectures • 1hr 21min.
  • DNS Cache Poisoning (bonus) –> 2 lectures • 14min.
  • Level : Intermediate – Server Protection with TSIG –> 3 lectures • 18min.
  • Level : Advanced – Data Protection with DNSSEC –> 7 lectures • 1hr 9min.

DNS Bind - step by step

Requirements

  • Basic Linux and Networking knowledge.
  • Familiar with virtualization software i.e: VirtualBox or Cloud platform.

Want to learn how DNS servers are configured from Root Level, Top Level (TLD) and  Second Level Domains (2LD)? If yes, then this course is the right choice for you. You will understand parent and child/sub-domain works by configuring Root Level until Second Level Domain.

This isolated DNS environment will be useful for you to conduct any testing related to your DNS without touching your live DNS.

In this course, you will learn:

  • Understand how Authoritative and Cache DNS works
  • Lean how to setup Authoritative and Cache DNS in proper way
  • Perform BIND hardening on your DNS servers
  • DNS Troubleshooting and understand common mistakes by DNS administrators
  • DNS Cache Poisoning demo targeting on vulnerable BND version
  • Securing your DNS servers by implementing TSIG
  • Securing your DNS data by implementing DNSSEC

This course was developed by ex-DNS Administrator for country-code Top Level Domain (ccTLD) for more than 6 years including applied R&D in DNS, DNS trainer and facilitator in yearly DNS training event.

 

Course Updates:

  • 15-07-2019 : Added Cache Poisoning Demo, TSIG and DNSSEC
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