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PRTG and monitoring DNS servers



I have successfully set up a sensor to monitor our nameservers. (DNS) We use a load balancing appliance and hence our dns servers can be one of 2 addresses. I see you can set up the DNS sensor to email/SMS you if the DNS server IP address changes. This seems to be only one address. Can you specify to "alarm" if the DNS server isn't one of a number of IP numbers, or request an update to your system so this is possible? I can see this as being a very useful sensor for security purposes, especially with the DNS spoofing going on in the Internet.

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dns nameservers prtg wishlist

Created on Jun 14, 2010 4:47:22 PM

Last change on Jun 15, 2010 8:23:34 AM by  Daniel Zobel [Product Manager]

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I'm afraid this is not possible at the moment. We might add this kind of sensor to the wishlist.

Please see also Can DNS Sensor check all the IP address of one Domain site?

Created on Jun 15, 2010 8:27:26 AM by  Daniel Zobel [Product Manager]

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