DNS Protocol

Detection Information

The following page provides information on the DNS Protocol.

Protocol Description

The Domain Name System (DNS) translates human-readable computer names - for example, www.netify.ai - into numerical IP addresses required for networking.

Full Name

Domain Name System

Abbreviation

DNS

Port Statistics

IP Protocol Flow Percent
UDP 53 > 99%
TCP 53 < 1%

Port Reference - RFC

  • TCP 53 - Domain Name Server
  • UDP 53 - Domain Name Server

Category

Networking

External Resources


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