Passive DNS: Forensics and Analysis

Wed 10th:


Passive DNS can be an invaluable tool for just about any Internet security related research.

Learn how pDNS works, how to contribute data to the community, and how to get the most out of your queries. We will look at the architecture, design considerations and challenges of pDNS platforms. Lastly we will cover some common use-cases, and data-sets to be derived from pDNS data.


Attendees should have a basic understanding of Python and a laptop with a modern web browser. A recent working copy of Python will be helpful.