No it’s not a tongue twister for today it’s a lesson in the obvious for the IT world but one that’s still ignored. Lately Jeremi Gosney in Stricture Consulting Group analysed the Adobe Password file posted online of the hacked 38 million user accounts and posted the top 100 online
Domain Names are your little corner of the internet and allow users to find your website easily while giving the internet servers of this world a way of translating human speak into computer speak.
For example www.google.com today translates into an Internet Protocol (IP) address of 188.8.131.52 This isn’t quite as memorable to us so we’ll stick with the plain English (or at least it’s in the dictionary these days) and DNS servers will handle the translation.
Getting Non Delivery Report (NDR) notifications can be very frustrating for all concerned, particularly when the email was critical, or when you get bombarded with a number all at once.
The trick when figuring the issues is to not make any assumptions but to calmly look at the failure notification and try spot what has caused the issue. More often than not the notice will have a solid reason – albeit buried deep inside a heap of computer jargon and general nonsense!