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DNS Jumper 2.0 brings faster DNS testing

DNS Jumper 2.0 brings faster DNS testing

Sordum has released DNS Jumper 2.0, an update of its freeware DNS changer for Windows.
By Mike Williams Jul 1 2015, 2:11PM
ChrisPC DNS Switch 2.0 delivers a new Pro edition

ChrisPC DNS Switch 2.0 delivers a new Pro edition

ChrisPC has released ChrisPC DNS Switch 2.0, a significant update for its free DNS selection tool.
By Mike Williams Oct 13 2014, 1:59PM
How to: Surf the web from a fake location

How to: Surf the web from a fake location

Shut out of US-only websites and services? Darien Graham-Smith looks at ways to falsify your location on smartphones and PCs.
By Darien Graham-Smith Jul 21 2014, 12:47PM
Quickly change your DNS server with ChrisPC

Quickly change your DNS server with ChrisPC

Chris P.C. has announced the release of ChrisPC DNS Switch, an easy-to-use tool for updating your PC’s DNS server.
By Mike Williams Feb 4 2014, 8:20AM
Software roundup: 27 downloads you may have missed this week

Software roundup: 27 downloads you may have missed this week

Halfway through May and the software release schedule shows no sign of abating – get the best downloads here.
By Mark Wilson May 20 2012, 5:26PM
Broadband: testing your DNS speed

Broadband: testing your DNS speed

Understanding DNS and how to change your settings, can speed up your web connection and improve security. David Fearon shows how it's done.
By David Fearon Feb 28 2012, 12:24PM
BIND 9 DNS crashes, 0day suspected

BIND 9 DNS crashes, 0day suspected

Temporary patch released.
By Tom Brewster Nov 18 2011, 9:53AM
FBI closes down $14m DNS fraud network

FBI closes down $14m DNS fraud network

The FBI has closed down a network of four million infected PCs that were key to a massive DNS-bending internet fraud.
By Stewart Mitchell Nov 11 2011, 9:30AM
Microsoft Live outage caused by corrupt DNS file

Microsoft Live outage caused by corrupt DNS file

DNS service glitch took down Live services globally.
By Stewart Mitchell Sep 22 2011, 8:36AM
Major DNS flaw revealed

Major DNS flaw revealed

Experts sound alarms over early disclosure.
By Shaun Nichols Jul 23 2008, 7:47AM