Incident Report - DDoS Attack (September 19th, 2014)

On Saturday, September 19th, 2014, we experienced a significant DDoS attack aimed at one of our customer's domains. Read on for the full report.


Yes, we SHA-2

All DNSimple certificates are now using the SHA-2 (SHA-256) hashing algorithm.


SHA-2 and DNSimple

We're serious about improving security and you should be too. Here's our plan for issuing SHA-2 signed certificates


How Continuously Deploys DNS Records

Benjamin Fritsch of shows how they use the DNSimple API with GitHub to continously deploy their DNS zones as changes are made.


Migrating away from the old Heroku legacy routing layer

Heroku is closing their legacy routing system. For the new routing system you'll need a DNS provider that supports ALIAS records.