TLS for Applications

Comcast supporting outbound DANE

Comcast has announced that it’s piloting outbound DANE with selected domains, as of the end of July 2017. Back in 2015, they added TLSA records to the ‘comcast.net’ domain to allow external senders to authenticate the digital certificates presented by its MTAs, and this pilot will allow them to do the same for their traffic Read more…


August 21st, 2017 by | Posted in About Deploy360, DANE, DNSSEC, TLS for Applications | Tags: , | No Comments

Deploy360 @ SdNOG 4

Our colleague Jan Žorž will be presenting at the 4th Sudan Network Operators Group meeting (SdNOG 4) on 16-17 August 2017 in Khartoum, Sudan. This is being preceded by an IPv6 Workshop. Jan will be talking about his real life experiences with NAT64/DNS64 on the Thursday, which will be followed by an IPv6 Security 101 by Stephan Read more…


Deploy360@IETF99, Day 5: Kdo se moc ptá, moc se dozví

There’s a couple of sessions of interest on the last day of IETF 99 before we say na shledanou to the City of a Hundred Spires. Both sessions are running in parallel on the Friday morning starting at 09.30 CEST/UTC+2. ACME will continue to discuss the ACME specification, as well as the addition of CAA checking Read more…


Deploy360@IETF99, Day 4: IoT, IPv6, DNSSEC & TLS

Thursday at IETF 99 in Prague is a mixture of overflow sessions, the Internet-of-Things, and encryption. Each day we’re bringing you blog posts pointing out what Deploy360 will be focusing on. Our day doesn’t actually start until 13.30 CEST/UTC+2, with the second part of V6OPS. This will continue discussing the ten drafts from whichever point it left them on Tuesday morning (see Read more…


Deploy360@IETF99, Day 3: IPv6 & TLS

After a packed first couple of days, Wednesday at IETF 99 in Prague is a bit quieter for us. Each day we’re bringing you blog posts pointing out what Deploy360 will be focusing on. There’s just the three working groups to follow today, starting at 09.30 CEST/UTC+2 with TLS. A couple of very important drafts up for discussion though, with Read more…


Deploy360@IETF99, Day 2: IoT, IPv6, DNSSEC, DPRIV & TLS

Tuesday is another hectic day at IETF 99 in Prague with a lot of relevant sessions for us. Each day we’re bringing you blog posts pointing out what Deploy360 will be focusing on. The morning starts at 09.30 CEST/UTC+2 with a very full V6OPS meeting (which continues on Thursday afternoon). There’s a couple of deployment case studies up first – on turning Read more…


Deploy360@IETF99, Day 1: IoT, IPv6 & SIDR

It’s another busy week at IETF 99 in Prague, and we’ll be bringing you daily blog posts that highlight what Deploy360 will be focused on during that day. And Monday sees a packed agenda with three working groups on the Internet-of-Things, a couple on routing, one on encryption, and an important IPv6 Maintenance WG session. The day kicks off at 09.30 CEST/UTC+2 with Read more…


Our Hot Topics @ IETF 99

Next week is IETF 99 in Prague which will be the fourth time the IETF has been held in the city. The Deploy360 team will be represented by Megan Kruse and Dan York, along with ISOC’s Chief Internet Technology Officer Olaf Kolkman. We’ll once again be highlighting the latest IPv6, DNSSEC, Securing BGP and TLS related developments. Our colleagues are planning to cover the following sessions, Read more…


MPTCP and TLS 1.3 – Big Announcements from Apple

Apple recently announced some major changes to their operating systems across all platforms during their flagship developer conference WWDC. The Worldwide Developers Conference is where developers can attend sessions and meet with over 1,000 Apple engineers, and this event included a keynote introducing new software (iOS 11, macOS High Seirra and watchOS 4) and hardware (iPad Pro and Read more…


CAA mandated by CA/Browser Forum

On 8 March 2017, the CA/B Forum announced that the voting period is over for “Ballot 187 – Make CAA Checking Mandatory“, which means mandatory CAA checking will become part of their Baseline Requirements document. But who is CA/B Forum, and what is the significance of this decision? As per its bylaws, the Certification Authority Browser Forum (CA/B Read more…