Here is the output Mcat:
; <<>> DiG 9.9.5-9+deb8u15-Raspbian <<>> login.live.com
;; global options: +cmd
;; Got answer:
;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 20678
;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 5, AUTHORITY: 0, ADDITIONAL: 1
;; OPT PSEUDOSECTION:
; EDNS: version: 0, flags:; udp: 512
;; QUESTION SECTION:
;login.live.com. IN A
;; ANSWER SECTION:
login.live.com. 3119 IN CNAME login.msa.akadns6.net.
login.msa.akadns6.net. 125 IN CNAME ipv4.login.msa.akadns6.net.
ipv4.login.msa.akadns6.net. 125 IN A 18.104.22.168
ipv4.login.msa.akadns6.net. 125 IN A 22.214.171.124
ipv4.login.msa.akadns6.net. 125 IN A 126.96.36.199
;; Query time: 16 msec
;; SERVER: 127.0.0.1#53(127.0.0.1)
;; WHEN: Sun Mar 04 11:47:24 CST 2018
;; MSG SIZE rcvd: 145
It seems to be passing login.live.com now, however last night it was being blocked and it still my top blocked domain in the last 24 hours:
Top Blocked Domains
Domain Hits Frequency
Jacob, I believe I have all those microsoft domains on my whitelist (as is login.live.com). The issue is that pihole seems to, at times, ignore the whitelist and block it anyway.