Microsoft Corporation Information for VU#264212
Recursive DNS resolver implementations may follow referrals infinitely
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 18 Dec 2014
- Statement Date: 20 Dec 2014
- Date Updated: 29 Dec 2014
"The Windows DNS server is "not affected" ... The Windows DNS server by default has ways to put a cap on the maximum effort it makes to resolve such chains. [Administrators] can further reduce or increase the cap as suited."
The statement above refers to the following Microsoft TechNet Blog post describing how administrators may set the effort cap on the Microsoft DNS server:
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