Dyn DDNS on EdgeRouter

Hey! Listen! This post is part of a series on the Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Lite. Check them all out! Introduction In the past, I’ve posted about my DuckDNS dynamic DNS settings, and mentioned I use Dyn as well. My Dyn setup is documented below. I should mention, however, that Dyn no longer offers free dynamic DNS …

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How to host a website

Introduction While creating CAA records, I found myself needing a new DNS provider. During that process, I thought it would be a good idea to document what it take to host a website and how the internet works (in a very limited sense). To host a website on the public internet, you need three things: …

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Creating CAA records

Introduction Certification Authority Authorization (CAA) is a new DNS record specifying which Certificate Authorities (CAs) are allowed to issue certificates for a domain. Introduced by RFC 6844, CAA protects websites by only allowing certificates to be issued by specific CAs. If an attacker were to take over a website, they would only be able to …

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