DNS report for connect.net.pk

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Connectivity
71%
Performance
50%
Resilience & Security
50%
DNS records
85%
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Connectivity: 71%

The following nameservers are available and responding correctly for DNS queries for your domain connect.net.pk.

Nameserver IP address(es) SOA serial
ns1.connect.net.pk. 118.103.239.9 202008226
ns2.connect.net.pk. 118.103.239.7 202008226

We detected the following errors or warnings about your DNS configuration. These caused your DNS rating to be lowered. Resolving these will grant a higher DNS Spy rating for your domain.

  • The nameserver IPs are on the same /24 subnet.
  • No IPv6 reachable nameservers were found. Users on IPv6-only networks are unable to reach you.

We could not find any recommendations at this time.

Good news, we detected the following achievements in your DNS configuration. Each of these checks has increased your DNS Spy score.

  • All nameservers reply with the same SOA serial number.
  • All nameservers are online.
  • Nameservers are available over IPv4.

Performance: 50%

We tested each nameserver and measured the following response times.

Nameserver IP address(es) Response time
ns1.connect.net.pk. 118.103.239.9 151ms
ns2.connect.net.pk. 118.103.239.7 147ms

We detected the following errors or warnings about your DNS configuration. These caused your DNS rating to be lowered. Resolving these will grant a higher DNS Spy rating for your domain.

  • Nameserver ns1.connect.net.pk. (118.103.239.9) replied, but took too long (151ms). This will severely impact performance.

We detected some possible recommendations for you to consider. No penalties were given for these, but resolving them can give you a higher DNS score.

  • Nameserver ns2.connect.net.pk. (118.103.239.7) replied reasonably fast (< 150ms), but you should aim for < 50ms response times.

We could not find any recommendations at this time.

Resilience & Security: 50%

These are the locations and providers of your nameservers.

Nameserver Location ISP
ns1.connect.net.pk. IPv4: PK AS132165 - CONNECT-AS-AP Connect Communications, PK
ns2.connect.net.pk. IPv4: PK AS132165 - CONNECT-AS-AP Connect Communications, PK

We detected the following errors or warnings about your DNS configuration. These caused your DNS rating to be lowered. Resolving these will grant a higher DNS Spy rating for your domain.

  • All IPv4 nameservers are hosted by the same provider (AS132165 - CONNECT-AS-AP Connect Communications, PK). Consider spreading the nameservers across multiple DNS providers for increased redundancy.
  • No DNSSEC records found. Consider enabling DNSSEC, as it provides a way to validate DNS responses for data integrity.

We detected some possible recommendations for you to consider. No penalties were given for these, but resolving them can give you a higher DNS score.

  • All IPv4 nameservers appear to be hosted in the same country (PK). You might want to consider spreading the nameservers geographically.
  • No CAA records found. Consider adding CAA records, as it adds increased security by limiting which Certificate Authorities can issue certificates for this domain. (more info)

Good news, we detected the following achievements in your DNS configuration. Each of these checks has increased your DNS Spy score.

  • You have more than 1 nameserver.
  • You are using glue records, this will speed up the initial DNS requests.

DNS records: 85%

Our scans detected the following publicly available DNS records.

Record TTL Value
A connect.net.pk 24h 115.42.65.248
MX connect.net.pk 24h 1 aspmx.l.google.com.
10 aspmx2.googlemail.com.
10 aspmx3.googlemail.com.
5 alt1.aspmx.l.google.com.
5 alt2.aspmx.l.google.com.
NS connect.net.pk 24h dns.connect.net.pk.
ns1.connect.net.pk.
ns2.connect.net.pk.
ns3.connect.net.pk.
SOA connect.net.pk 24h dns.connect.net.pk. asifkhan.connect.net.pk. 202008226 172800 86400 604800 604800
A www.connect.net.pk 24h 115.42.65.248

We detected the following errors or warnings about your DNS configuration. These caused your DNS rating to be lowered. Resolving these will grant a higher DNS Spy rating for your domain.

  • SOA record has a high retry value (86400), recommended around 1h.
  • The active nameservers do not match your NS records. Please correct the NS records.

We detected some possible recommendations for you to consider. No penalties were given for these, but resolving them can give you a higher DNS score.

  • No SPF records were found. SPF records limit which IPs are allowed to send mail from this domain. Even if this domain doesn't send e-mails, you should set up SPF to confirm it will never send e-mail, to prevent spoofing.
  • No DMARC records have been found. Consider configuring DMARC for improved e-mail authentication.
  • No IPv6 record has been found on the zone apex (connect.net.pk). Consider enabling IPv6 in the infrastructure by adding an AAAA record on this domain.

Good news, we detected the following achievements in your DNS configuration. Each of these checks has increased your DNS Spy score.

  • Multiple MX records found.
  • MX records with different priorities found (main + fall-back mailservers).
  • The MX record for "connect.net.pk" has a long TTL (1h+).
  • The MX records points to multiple mailservers.
  • The NS records have a long TTL (1h+).
  • Found a root (apex) DNS record.
  • Found a www DNS record.
  • The DNS records appear to be RFC compliant.
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