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This lessons explores DNS Reconnaissance which starts by establishing communications between the target and client system. You'll learn screen set-up advantages to maximize all your views, how to test for connectivity and vulnerabilities, and a host of other skills. More importantly, you'll learn from both the defensive and offensive perspective how to ID and prevent an extreme vulnerability, and the importance of when and how to use the IP vs. Domain name in penetration testing. And finally, you'll learn how to set a query type, read vulnerabilities, confirm output for your SOA (Start of Authority) record for your DNS Region, the difference between Windows, Unix outputs, and how to quick capture screenshots for your scanning documentation.