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Old 09-21-2022, 4:02 PM
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Default Routing DNS Requests?

Firefox now has a banner stating they are routing DNS requests (whatever the hell that is) to a partner service to provide protection. OK or disable?

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Old 09-21-2022, 4:52 PM
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I would think the DNS request is handled by the Windows connection or your router.
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Old 09-21-2022, 7:15 PM
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It's up to you if you want to use an alternative DNS server for your browser sessions, particularly if you want to leverage DOH.

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Old 09-23-2022, 4:43 AM
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Should always use secure DNS requests, especially on your phone.
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