DIG for DNS Queries

Another handy tool for making DNS queries is DIG. dig domain.domain (This is the default and simplest query, but it will provide you with a treasure trove of DNS info) dig +nocmd domain.domain MX +noall +answer (The nocmd option specifies that the request details should not be in the output, and the trailing part will … Continue reading DIG for DNS Queries


NSLOOKUP for DNS Queries

Some good ways to query DNS records: nslookup domain.domain Name: domainserver.domain100.net Address: (This is the most basic method of requesting DNS information and will provide you with the IP address - OR if you used the IP address will provide you with an A record) nslookup -query=mx domain.domain domain.domain          mail … Continue reading NSLOOKUP for DNS Queries