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Kieran Jacobsen is the Head of Information Technology at Readify, a Microsoft MVP and regular speaker at conferences throughout Australia.

Windows DNS and BIND Server together

Another one of my bulk DNS scripts.

This was a weird request however there were a number of requirements:

  • Allow BIND servers running on Linux/Unix to take zone transfers of all production zones (forward and reverse), this should be limited to specific servers.
  • BIND servers should only be allowed to request one transfers from specific servers
  • Only authorised BIND servers should be permitted
  • BIND servers SHOULD be listed in a name server query for a particular zone (that is, BIND servers should have an NS record)

The script is pretty simple:

Service Monitoring and Recovery with PowerShell

Bulk import of DNS PTR Records