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My website is marked as phishing and the link to inform open dns that this is a mistake doesn't work
What can I do to resolve this
Jun 28, 2021 at 14:24 UTC
Don't use the link that states it's phishing - it could be a phishing email to begin with. Have you reached out to OpenDNS via their website or customer support to verify the site and submit a claim?
One of the current tactics that cybercriminals are using is to send emails informing people that their accounts have been disabled and to correct it, they click the link to visit the site, which in turn is just being used to harvest credentials from victims.
Apr 2, 2021 at 21:09 UTC
Setup a cloud firewall and force the laptop to use it as DNS.
I have clicked on contact sales at least 3 or 4 times trying to get some information about buying OpenDNS as we are switching ISPs and it was included in our monthly charge. I can't believe that I cannot get Cisco to call me back to spend some money with them........Horrible
Jan 28, 2020 at 12:06 UTC
We use a reseller for our OpenDNS, AxisFirst 01278 421020 never had any issues with the product. Give them a call :)
Feb 7, 2020 at 00:23 UTC
I see this is an older post. If you're still looking to subscribe to Cisco's DNS service (Umbrella is their commercial product, OpenDNS is their consumer product), Paul is right - you'll likely need to work with a Cisco Partner. User their Partner search tool here:
Unofficially, anyone can leverage basic Umbrella/OpenDNS protections simply by pointing your forwarders to their nameservers at 188.8.131.52 and 184.108.40.206.
I've used the Contact Us form on the Umbrella website twice in the last 3 months and haven't received a followup either time. I am a new MSP and would like to get signed up. I am familiar with the product - I just need a quote. What is the best method to get in contact? A phone number from an old marketing email for MSPs rings and then says there is no VM set up and then disconnects.
Aug 1, 2019 at 17:50 UTC
I am having the same problem, you think they would want to take my money
I am looking for a Cloud based web filter.
There is NO AD/Domain it would be deployed in a workgroup setting. Need Simple Authentication, is that deployment supported?
Jan 20, 2018 at 03:42 UTC
Absolutely.. No AD required. You will ultimately route all DNS queries to Open DNS/Umbrella.... and you will get control of 'all' traffic by your selected rules. As long as you don't need a bunch of specific rules for special users.. you can control 'all' traffic and not worry too much about 'who'.
I run it and love it. I use AD and other groups in my AD for specific rules, but it can be simply rules for all.
Hope this helps.
We host cloud RDS servers for our customers. We have 1 DC with multiple domains on it. We have separate RDS servers for the different clients to log into. What would be the best way to set up OpenDNS Umbrella in this situation?
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Feb 24, 2017 at 22:26 UTC
I talked to him. Emily and him and the entire team are engaged. This was a mistake.
Feb 24, 2017 at 22:52 UTC
Thanks again! We love OpenDNS. We have been using it since July 2015. Casey Guillory was our initial contact and it was/has been a great experience.
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