Farsight Security

Updated 1 month ago by Elvis Hovor

This document explains how to set up and use Farsight Security with TruSTAR Station.

Farsight Security’s DNSDB™ is a Passive DNS historical database that provides a unique, fact-based, multi-faceted view of the configuration of the global Internet infrastructure. DNSDB leverages the richness of Farsight’s Security Information Exchange (SIE) data-sharing platform and is engineered and operated by leading DNS experts.

  • Time to Install: 10 minutes
  • Feed Type: Closed
  • Update Mechanism: Query-based
  • Update Frequency: 15 minutes
  • API Timeout: 30 seconds

Data Types

The integration pulls these indicators from Farsight:

  • IP
  • Domain
  • URL (Domains are extracted from URL)


  • A subscription to Farsight Security DNSDB.
  • A Farsight Security DNSDB API key.
TruSTAR Admin rights are required to activate this closed source feed.

Getting Started

  1. Log into TruSTAR Station.
  2. Click the Marketplace icon on the left side icon list.
  3. Click Closed Sources.
  4. Click Subscribe on the Farsight Security box.
  5. Enter your Farsight Security API key and click Save Credentials & Request Subscription.

TruSTAR will validate the integration within 48 hours and send an email when the integration has been enabled.

Known Issues

No reported issues.

Please reach out to support@trustar.co if you have issues with this integration.

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