DNS

Version: 2.0.19

Delivers various actions related to DNS.

Connect DNS with LogicHub

  1. Navigate to Automations > Integrations.
  2. Search for DNS.
  3. Click Details, then the + icon. Enter the required information in the following fields.
    • Label: Enter a connection name.
    • Reference Values: Define variables here to templatize integration connections and actions. For example, you can use https://www.{{hostname}}.com where, hostname is a variable defined in this input. For more information on how to add data, see 'Add Data' Input Type for Integrations.
    • Verify SSL: Select option to verify connecting server's SSL certificate (Default is Verify SSL Certificate).
    • Remote Agent: Run this integration using the LogicHub Remote Agent.
    • DNS Server: DNS Server to query the nameserver for the IP address of the given HOST. This value will get over-written with DNS Server if DNS Server is present in actions.
  4. After you've entered all the details, click Connect.

Actions for DNS

Dig

Dig is a network administration command-line tool for querying Domain Name System (DNS) servers.

Input Field

Choose a connection that you have previously created and then fill in the necessary information in the following input fields to complete the connection.

Input NameDescriptionRequired
Column NameSelect the name of the column from parent table to lookup value for.Required
DNS ServerJinja-templated DNS Server to query the nameserver for the IP address of the given HOST. This value will override the default value of DNS Server set at connection level.Optional

Output

A JSON object containing multiple rows of result:

  • result: The suspicious activity of the IP address.
{
  "ip": [
    "162.210.196.173"
  ],
  "record_list": [
    "A"
  ],
  "query": "ad.getfond.info"
}

NS Lookup

Query the nameserver for the IP address of the given HOST optionally using a specified DNS server.

Input Field

Choose a connection that you have previously created and then fill in the necessary information in the following input fields to complete the connection.

Input NameDescriptionRequired
Lookup ForSelect the name of the column from parent table to lookup value for.Optional
DNS ServerJinja-templated DNS Server to query the nameserver for the IP address of the given HOST. This value will override the default value of DNS Server set at connection level.Optional

Output

A JSON object containing multiple rows of result:

{
  "lookup": "125.227.70.80",
  "dns_address": "125-227-70-80.HINET-IP.hinet.net"
}

Whois

A tool for querying databases that store the registered users or assignees of an Internet resource, such as a domain name, an IP address block, or an autonomous system.

Input Field

Choose a connection that you have previously created and then fill in the necessary information in the following input fields to complete the connection.

Input NameDescriptionRequired
Column NameSelect the name of the column from parent table to lookup value for.Required
DNS ServerJinja-templated DNS Server to query the nameserver for the IP address of the given HOST. This value will override the default value of DNS Server set at connection level.Optional

Output

A JSON object containing multiple rows of result:

{
  "start_ip": "['223.72.0.0', '223.64.0.0']",
  "end_ip": "['223.72.0.0', '223.117.255.255']",
  "data": {
    "nir": null,
    "asn_registry": "apnic",
    "asn": "56048",
    "asn_cidr": "223.72.0.0/16",
    "asn_country_code": "CN",
    "asn_date": "2010-07-01",
    "asn_description": "CMNET-BEIJING-AP China Mobile Communicaitons Corporation, CN",
    "query": "223.72.63.57",
    "network": {
      "handle": "223.64.0.0 - 223.117.255.255",
      "status": null,
      "remarks": [
        {
          "title": "description",
          "description": "China Mobile Communications Corporation\nMobile Communications Network Operator in China\nInternet Service Provider in China",
          "links": null
        },
        {
          "title": "remarks",
          "description": "service provider\n--------------------------------------------------------\nTo report network abuse, please contact mnt-irt\nFor troubleshooting, please contact tech-c and admin-c\nReport invalid contact via www.apnic.net/invalidcontact\n--------------------------------------------------------",
          "links": null
        }
      ],
      "notices": [
        {
          "title": "Source",
          "description": "Objects returned came from source\nAPNIC",
          "links": null
        },
        {
          "title": "Terms and Conditions",
          "description": "This is the APNIC WHOIS Database query service. The objects are in RDAP format.",
          "links": [
            "http://www.apnic.net/db/dbcopyright.html"
          ]
        }
      ],
      "links": [
        "http://rdap.apnic.net/ip/223.64.0.0/10"
      ],
      "events": [
        {
          "action": "last changed",
          "timestamp": "2020-07-15T13:10:01Z",
          "actor": null
        }
      ],
      "raw": null,
      "start_address": "223.64.0.0",
      "end_address": "223.117.255.255",
      "cidr": "223.64.0.0/11, 223.96.0.0/12, 223.112.0.0/14, 223.116.0.0/15",
      "ip_version": "v4",
      "type": "ALLOCATED PORTABLE",
      "name": "CMNET",
      "country": "CN",
      "parent_handle": null
    },
    "entities": [
      "IRT-CHINAMOBILE-CN",
      "HL1318-AP"
    ],
    "objects": {
      "IRT-CHINAMOBILE-CN": {
        "handle": "IRT-CHINAMOBILE-CN",
        "status": null,
        "remarks": [
          {
            "title": "remarks",
            "description": "[email protected] was validated on 2020-07-16",
            "links": null
          }
        ],
        "notices": null,
        "links": [
          "http://rdap.apnic.net/entity/IRT-CHINAMOBILE-CN"
        ],
        "events": [
          {
            "action": "last changed",
            "timestamp": "2020-07-16T05:55:01Z",
            "actor": null
          }
        ],
        "raw": null,
        "roles": [
          "abuse"
        ],
        "contact": {
          "name": "IRT-CHINAMOBILE-CN",
          "kind": "group",
          "address": [
            {
              "type": null,
              "value": "China Mobile Communications Corporation\n29, Jinrong Ave., Xicheng District, Beijing, 100032"
            }
          ],
          "phone": null,
          "email": [
            {
              "type": null,
              "value": "[email protected]"
            },
            {
              "type": null,
              "value": "[email protected]"
            }
          ],
          "role": null,
          "title": null
        },
        "events_actor": null,
        "entities": null
      },
      "HL1318-AP": {
        "handle": "HL1318-AP",
        "status": null,
        "remarks": null,
        "notices": null,
        "links": [
          "http://rdap.apnic.net/entity/HL1318-AP"
        ],
        "events": [
          {
            "action": "last changed",
            "timestamp": "2016-11-29T09:38:38Z",
            "actor": null
          }
        ],
        "raw": null,
        "roles": [
          "technical",
          "administrative"
        ],
        "contact": {
          "name": "haijun li",
          "kind": "individual",
          "address": [
            {
              "type": null,
              "value": "29,Jinrong Ave, Xicheng district,beijing,100032"
            }
          ],
          "phone": [
            {
              "type": "voice",
              "value": "+86 1052686688"
            },
            {
              "type": "fax",
              "value": "+86 10 52616187"
            }
          ],
          "email": [
            {
              "type": null,
              "value": "[email protected]"
            },
            {
              "type": null,
              "value": "[email protected]"
            }
          ],
          "role": null,
          "title": null
        },
        "events_actor": null,
        "entities": null
      }
    },
    "raw": null
  },
  "ipaddress": "223.72.63.57"
}

Release Notes

  • v2.0.19 - Added optional input DNS server field at connection level and in all three actions.
  • v2.0.17 - Added documentation link in the automation library.
  • v2.0.14 - Removed optional DNS server field and changed the Lable name to "Lookup For" for nslookup.
  • v2.0.12 - Changed name of "Column name" to "DNS Server" at nslookup's action level.
  • v2.0.11 - Added optional input DNS server field at connection level and nslookup's action level.

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