Why Russia’s ‘Independent Internet’ Has Some Experts Worried

Security experts warn that Russia’s new DNS alternative could increase the odds of a large-scale cyberattack

Jul 13, 2018 · 5 min read
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By Mack DeGeurin

Russia has nearly completed an alternative to the Domain Name System — the common “phone book” of the internet that translates numerical IP…

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