www.virtualbox.org’s server DNS address could not be found.

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www.virtualbox.org’s server DNS address could not be found.

Post by charley » Thu Nov 24, 2016 10:58 pm

Virtual box does exist at;


Is there a denial of service attack in place against Virtualbox.org?

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Re: www.virtualbox.org’s server DNS address could not be fou

Post by Dazzled » Fri Nov 25, 2016 7:46 am

Using Exetel DNS server:

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$ host www.virtualbox.org
www.virtualbox.org has address

$dig  www.virtualbox.org

; <<>> DiG 9.4.2-P2.1 <<>> www.virtualbox.org
;; global options:  printcmd
;; Got answer:
;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 21897
;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 1, AUTHORITY: 6, ADDITIONAL: 0

;www.virtualbox.org.		IN	A

www.virtualbox.org.	8913	IN	A

virtualbox.org.		8913	IN	NS	orcldns2.ultradns.net.
virtualbox.org.		8913	IN	NS	orcldns1.ultradns.com.
virtualbox.org.		8913	IN	NS	orcldns3.ultradns.biz.
virtualbox.org.		8913	IN	NS	a1-198.akam.net.
virtualbox.org.		8913	IN	NS	a2-67.akam.net.
virtualbox.org.		8913	IN	NS	a22-64.akam.net.
The respone to a GET / HTTP/1.1 with Host: http://www.virtualbox.org was

HTTP/1.1 301 Moved Permanently
Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2016 20:38:55 GMT
Server: Oracle-Application-Server-11g
Location: https://www.virtualbox.org/

The response to an https request was

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HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2016 20:51:04 GMT
Server: Oracle-Application-Server-11g
Cache-Control: must-revalidate
Content-Length: 9264
Set-Cookie: trac_form_token=ade3cf28c8ac22a20cea0b2c; Path=/; secure
Set-Cookie: trac_session=9149a80be50e3e6f0495f903; expires=Wed, 22-Feb-2017 20:51:04 GMT; Path=/; secure
Keep-Alive: timeout=5, max=100
Connection: Keep-Alive
Content-Type: text/html;charset=utf-8
Website active this morning.

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