FYI: Chromium’s network probing accounts for about half DNS root server traffic, says APNIC

The Google Chromium team’s effort to detect when ISPs are trying to hijack domain name typos has led to a lot of network load: the browser’s query response testing routine now accounts for about half of all DNS root server traffic according to a new study.

Source: FYI: Chromium’s network probing accounts for about half DNS root server traffic, says APNIC