We enabled wildcards for our dyndns domains. Wildcars domains are very well described at the wikipedia. If you enable wildcard for one of your domains every random domain will be resolved with your ip. For example:

Your domain is example.myonlineportal.net and shows to 192.168.1.1 then every s...

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First you have to bring the device into the developer mode. Please note that all data will be deleted and the device is placed in the factory settings. To get into developer mode, press these buttons simultaneously:

The Esc and Refresh key and then tab the power key.

Now the device will reboot a...

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We had a system incident yesterday (06/19/2017 20:49 CEST), where we had to restart parts of the plattform. DNS resolution for current domains are not affected but no updates to new IPs where possible. The Frontend was already available add 23:15 CEST and ready for recieving dns updates. But some ne...

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On Monday 05-15-2017 from 21:30 - 22:00 CEST (19:30 - 20:00 GMT) we will reconfigure our IPv6 infrastructure. This will have a short impact on all running IPv6 connection and there will be a short interruption. Afterall our IPv6 will be up again with new IPv6 addresses over all systems.

After the...

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inadyn-mt is a fork of the well know tool inadyn with IPv6 support and much more features.

Here is a sample config for using inadyn-mt with myonlineportal.

/etc/inadyn-mt.conf

username YOUR_MYONLINEPORTAL_USERNAME
password YOUR_MYONLINEPORTAL_PASSWORD
alias YOUR_MYONLINEPORTAL_DOMAIN
dyndns_s...

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Due to a ssh brute-forace attack our dns master server was not responding anymore. He also wasn't availabe for updates. This problem is fixed now and the server is protected for similiar attacks now.

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We added a new dynamic dns domain especially for our users from switzerland. You can now choose myonlineportal.ch as domain suffix for your own dynamic subdomains.

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We activated DNSSec on our myonlineportal.net domain. If you feel that something isn't working as expected, don't hesitate to contact us.

We are aware about the Pro's and Con's of DNSSec and adapt our monitoring to detect abuse usage much more faster. And we like to use this as test before we acti...

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We renewed our dns infrastructure, this means current version of the operating system and the nameserver. Also the way how internal updates where handled. With this process we changed also the way how infrastructure themself is managed and we do this with Ansible now. Hopefully this will help us to...

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We would like to publish our IPv6 ratio from the last 12 months. As you can see there was no high increase in IPv6. The IPv4 spike in May came from many malicious domain registrations. The current IPv6 distribution seems to be stucked at 30 percent of all registrated domains on our plattform.

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If you have a problem with the trackpad, you can use this in the terminal :

xinput --set-prop 8 "Synaptics Finger" 8 10 70 # set trackpad for chrome os

Now the trackpad works fine

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How To Use Windows Task Scheduler To Update Your DynDNS Domain

  1. Create a little PowerShell Script as follows

    $Hostname = "YourDomain.myonlineportal.net"
    $User     = "YourMyOnlinePortalUsername"
    $Pass     = "YourMyOnlinePortalPassword"
    
    Invoke-RestMethod -Uri "myonlineportal.net/updateddns?hostn...

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Oracle buys Dyn to extend his own Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Platform-as-a-Service portfolio. Dyn was formally know as one of the largest dynamic DNS provider and was a victim of a huge DDoS attack in October 2016.

See the press release of Oracle for more details - https://www.oracle.com/cor...

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We will start our blog. Just to inform you about news around MyOnlinePortal or something relevant.

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