Keynote Talk at AFRICOMM 2020 on DNS Privacy
Professor Feamster gave a keynote to AFRICOMM 2020 today entitled “The Past, Present, and Future of DNS Privacy”.
The talk covered the research group’s work on DNS over the past five years, including:
- The privacy risks associated with DNS, including the fact that DNS can be used to infer Web browsing behavior and even human activities in a smart home.
- The recent and ongoing trends towards the encryption and centralization of DNS, in particular the increasing deployment of encrypted DNS in browsers…