An Proxy Use Case of DNS over HTTPS

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (dnsop WG)
Authors Linjian Song  , Paul Vixie  , Shane Kerr 
Last updated 2019-01-03 (latest revision 2018-07-02)
Replaces draft-song-dns-wireformat-http
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This memo introduces a DNS proxy use case to tunnel DNS query and response using DNS over HTTPs (DOH) protocol, a newly proposed DNS transport. The proxy use case is useful as a incremental adoption tool when DOH is not widely available in old-transport client and server.


Linjian Song (
Paul Vixie (
Shane Kerr (

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