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looking for hostname router identifier validation
On 4/29/19 3:13 PM, Eric Kuhnke wrote:
> I would caution against putting much faith in the validity of
> geolocation or site ID by reverse DNS PTR records. There are a vast
> number of unmaintained, ancient, stale, erroneous or wildly wrong PTR
> records out there. I can name at least a half dozen ISPs that have
> absorbed other ASes, some of those which also acquired other ASes
> earlier in their history, forming a turducken of obsolete PTR records
> that has things with ISP domain names last in use in the year 2002.
I still see references to UUNet in some reverse PTRs.
So, uh, yeah.