NetworkManager, dnsmasq & VPN-provided DNS servers ?
florent at coppint.com
Thu Mar 24 11:15:45 UTC 2016
I don't understand something with NetworkManager in its default
configuration, where dns servers are handled by dnsmasq.
*It seems* that dnsmasq balances queries across all DNS servers it
knows, including local servers and servers provided through a VPN.
Behaviour should be : use VPN-provided DNS servers first, no ?
Actual behaviour leads to DNS leaks, which could be dangerous.
The only solution I found is to disable dnsmasq, and let DNS servers
handled by the system with resolv.conf file, where DNS servers provided
via VPN are on the top of the list.
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