APNIC is supporting ISC to incorporate code changes to BIND, its open source DNS software, to help reduce the load on DNS root servers.
Interest in the DNS appears to come in waves and we seem to be be in the midst of a furious burst of activity.
Automating DNSSEC key management and validating issues with the KSK roll where two of the many novel discussions had during the recent IEPG meeting in Prague.
Security of the Domain Name System, and privacy, was a topic of much discussion during the recent DNS operations Working Group.
IEPG has moved to a new day in the IETF agenda, but it’s still a very useful conversation between the operations and engineering community.
Guest Post: Given how critical DNS is to the Internet, it’s a mystery that much of the world is not prepared to implement DNSSEC.
RIPE NCC recently organized a two-day DNS Measurements Hackathon to take a closer look at reverse DNS delegations.
Geoff recaps some highlights from the technical presentations at RIPE 74.
Guest Post: Here’s how you can ready your network for the DNSSEC Root Zone KSK rollover this October.
The Root Zone KSK rollover is coming. Are your systems ready?