DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) Operational and Privacy Issues

The DoH specification defines a standardized format and protocol for sending Domain Name System (DNS) queries through HTTP rather than the traditional DNS protocol.

RFC 8484 authors write about considerations and next steps.

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    The DoH specification in RFC 8484 defines a standardized format and protocol for sending Domain Name System (DNS) queries through HTTP rather than the traditional DNS protocol.

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    DNS Over HTTPS

    This working group will standardize encodings for DNS queries and responses that are suitable for use in HTTPS. This will enable the domain name system to function over certain paths where existing...

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