Federal Government Interest in your patch progress

Jared Mauch jared at puck.nether.net
Fri Jul 25 11:07:40 CDT 2008


On Fri, Jul 25, 2008 at 11:04:59AM -0500, Jorge Amodio wrote:
> >
> >        So, you say that(sarcasm).  I just got off a 45 minute call where
> > the US
> > Federal government is interested in how to effectively communicate to the
> > infrastructure operators the importance and risks of not upgrading the
> > resolvers.
> 
> 
> Just tell them to call the head of DoC and explain why is so important and
> imperative to come up with an acceptable/reasonable signing authority and
> enable the deployment of DNSSEC. The patch is just a workaround, it does not
> fix the underlying problem that has been there for very long time.

	I raised that issue earlier in the week with some parts of the US Feds
already.

	Personally, I see this event as major driver for deploying dnssec.

	- Jared

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