The IAB is responsible for appointing a liaison manager to the ICANN Root Server System Advisory Committee (RSSAC) . We are currently soliciting volunteers for this position. Nominations (including self-nominations) for this position should be sent to iab-chair at iab.org and execd at iab.org no later than Friday, 8 May 2015. The current temporary liaison […]
Today, the IAB submitted comments to the U.S. Chief Information Officer regarding the proposed HTTPS-Only Standard. The IAB’s comments can be read here: IAB Comments on the HTTPS-Only Standard
The IAB has published RFC 7500: Principles for Operation of Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) Registries. Abstract: This document provides principles for the operation of Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) registries.
The Co-ordinating Attack Response at Internet Scale (CARIS) workshop program committee is extending the deadline for submissions by one week, to 10 April 2015. The call for papers is available from https://www.iab.org/activities/workshops/caris/call-for-papers/. For more information on CARIS, please see https://www.iab.org/activities/workshops/caris/.
The IAB has selected Andrew Sullivan as the new IAB Chair. The IAB thanks Russ Housley for his service in the role over the past two years.
The IAB has published RFC 7452: Architectural Considerations in Smart Object Networking. Abstract: The term “Internet of Things” (IoT) denotes a trend where a large number of embedded devices employ communication services offered by Internet protocols. Many of these devices, often called “smart objects”, are not directly operated by humans but exist as components in […]
June 19, 2015, Intercontinental Hotel in Berlin, hosted by the 27th annual FIRST Conference. Workshop Information: https://www.iab.org/activities/workshops/caris/ Numerous incident response efforts exist to mitigate the effects of attacks. Some are operator driven focused on specific attack types, while others are closed analysis and sharing groups spanning many attack types. Many of the operator driven models […]
The IAB has published a statement on liaison compensation. Read the full statement here.
The IAB is responsible for selecting two individuals to serve 3-year terms on the ISOC Board of Trustees. The procedure is described in RFC3677. The candidates who accepted their nominations are: Richard Barnes Gonzalo Camarillo Hago Dafalla Russell Housley John Levine Jordi Palet Martinez David Meyer We solicit feedback on these candidates by March 26, […]
The IAB posted a joint statement with the ICANN Root Server System Advisory Committee (RSSAC) confirming the ongoing liaison relationship. Read the full statement here.