Jul 102013

Q: What is the default DNS cache expiration time?

A: Whether or not a DNS query cached is based on the response from the respective DNS server(s):

If DNS responds that the query is non-cacheable, the cache time-to-live (TTL) is set to 0.

If DNS responds that the query is cacheable, the cache TTL is set to a value in seconds.
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Feb 242013

PacketFence is a fully supported, trusted, Free and Open Source network access control (NAC) solution. Boasting an impressive feature set including a captive-portal for registration and remediation, centralized wired and wireless management, 802.1X support, layer-2 isolation of problematic devices, integration with the Snort IDS and the Nessus vulnerability scanner; PacketFence can be used to effectively secure networks -- from small to very large heterogeneous networks.
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