It is generally not recommended to mix DNS providers. Most routers and systems will randomly select which DNS server receives which packets. This will certainly cause problems in both filtering and reporting due to mixed rules in system cache.
This means that you should only use ScoutDNS resolvers as primary and secondary if ScoutDNS is your selection.
Prevent DNS Work-Around for Users
Some users on your network may try to bypass ScoutDNS resolvers by changing the DNS servers in their device network settings when allowed. This can result in undesired content access on network assets along with increased security risk. The good news ...
DNS IPs List
ScoutDNS operates a global anycast network for resiliency and performance. All resolver IP addresses can be found within the application under the Help Icon > IPs list ScoutDNS maintains a closed/private resolver network for security and performance. ...
Quick Start Setup Guide
This guide will walk you through the steps needed to configure ScoutDNS to your network. Step 1: Register Network IP ScoutDNS operates as a closed/private DNS resolver. This helps to improve security and prevent system abuse by third parties. As a ...
Relay - Setup and Configure
ScoutDNS supports a Relay configuration which allows operators to install a lightweight service inside their network. The relay is a local forwarding resolver service that processes queries inside the operator network while relaying public queries to ...
YouTube Restricted Mode Explained
ScoutDNS supports YouTube's restricted modes to provide a level of content control on the YouTube platform. While individual videos cannot be allowed or blocked at the URL level, Google G Suite users can approve individual videos for users within the ...