services / Google Cloud / Cloud DNS Managed Zone

A DNS zone hosted and managed by the Cloud DNS service.

Cloud DNS supports a variety of different public and private zones, including forwarding zones and peering zones.


Deleting the managed zone without deleting the records inside it leave those domains open for takeover.



This privilege may grant access to confidential data, or its exploit can incur operational cost.


  • https:​/​/​cloud.​google.​com/​dns/​docs/​access-​control
  • https:​/​/​cloud.​google.​com/​dns/​docs/​reference/​v1/​managedZones#​resource
  • https:​/​/​xebia.​com/​blog/​how-​to-​take-​over-​a-​subdomain-​in-​google-​cloud-​dns/​
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