Ken Carnesi
Ken Carnesi is the CEO and founder of DNSFilter, a DNS threat protection solution that uses artificial intelligence to protect organizations from online security threats. Ken previously started the company Anaptyx in 2007 while attending Boston College, earning him a spot on EMPACT’s “30 under 30” list two years in a row. Ken is passionate about emerging technology and markets as well as car and motorcycle racing.
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Ken Carnesi
An Update on Today’s DNS Outage: A Message From Our CEO
January 25, 2022

On January 25, 2022 DNSFilter experienced an outage in the Northeastern US. Here is a response from our CEO on this now-resolved incident.

DNSFilter CEO Responds to Quad9 Injunction: “DNS resolvers should not police the internet for copyright violations”
July 27, 2021

Sony Music filed an injunction against Quad9 (a non-profit DNS resolver) in Germany to block a specific site that houses links to peer-to-peer (piracy) sites. Quad9 is objecting to this injunction on the grounds that a DNS resolver is a far-removed third party when it comes to copyright infringement and these services are truly meant for cybersecurity—Ken Carnesi (CEO of DNSFilter, a DNS security service) sides with Quad9.

DNSFilter to Sunset Usage-Based Pricing
May 6, 2021

DNSFilter is transitioning our legacy, usage-based customers to per-user pricing beginning June 1, 2021.

An Update On Yesterday’s Auth0 Outage Impacting DNSFilter Customer Logins
April 21, 2021

Yesterday, an Auth0 outage impacted DNSFilter customers' ability to login to the platform. Here's an overview of the incident.

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