Adaptive DNS Resolver Discovery

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Tommy Pauly  , Eric Kinnear  , Christopher Wood  , Patrick McManus  , Tommy Jensen 
Last updated 2021-01-14 (latest revision 2020-07-13)
Replaces draft-pauly-dprive-adaptive-dns-privacy
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This document defines a method for dynamically discovering resolvers that support encrypted transports, and introduces the concept of designating a resolver to be used for a subset of client queries based on domain. This method is intended to work both for locally- hosted resolvers and resolvers accessible over the broader Internet.


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