route policy (Re: Public shaming list for ISPs announcing other ISPs IP space by mistake)

David Conrad drc at virtualized.org
Thu Aug 14 11:52:55 CDT 2008


Hi,

On Aug 14, 2008, at 6:38 AM, Brandon Butterworth wrote:
> http://blog.wired.com/27bstroke6/2008/08/experts-accuse.html
>
> "The Internet Assigned Numbers Authority -- which coordinates the
> internet -- has been prototyping a system to sign the root-zone file
> for the last year, but they can't do the same for the internet's top
> servers without approval from the Department of Commerce"
>
> Sounds like some work that could be recycled (and save being wasted
> if it's decided to have Verisign do the dnssec instead)

Just to be clear, the stuff at https://ns.iana.org/dnssec/status.html  
will be used for more than the root, e.g., .ARPA, children of .ARPA,  
IANA.ORG, etc., regardless of who ends up signing the root.

Regards,
-drc





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