Olaf Kolkman

Olaf Kolkman

Principal - Internet Technology, Policy, and Advocacy

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Olaf Kolkman is the Principal - Internet Technology, Policy, and Advocacy at the Internet Society. He is a senior advisor to, and spokesperson of, the Internet Society. He formulates, reviews and advises on technical and policy positions.

Olaf has a long experience in Internet technology and policy matters, in
particular those related to security and trustworthiness of the Internet. He is a board member of the Global Forum on Expertise in Cyberspace and a commissioner of the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace.

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Internet Way of Networking 5 November 2021

NIS2 – Security, Resiliency, and DNS server infrastructure

Right now, the European Union is developing their second Network and Information Security directive (NIS2) and I am concerned...

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Encryption 8 March 2021

Not the Encryption Apocalypse…Yet

“This destroys the RSA cryptosystem.” That is the last sentence in the abstract of a new, preliminary, dense mathematical...

Internet Way of Networking 27 April 2020

Discussion Paper Now Available about the New-IP Proposal

In the run up to the ITU World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WTSA-20) later this year there has been some discussion...

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Building Trust 10 January 2020

‘Major Initiatives in Cybersecurity’ Shows Everyone Can Contribute to Trust

How do we work toward a more secure Internet? In the Cyber Security discussions that take place in the...

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About Internet Society 11 December 2019

Claudio Jeker Honored by Internet Security Research Group with Radiant Award

This week another Radiant Award has been awarded by the Internet Security Research Group, the folks behind Let’s Encrypt....

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About Internet Society 21 November 2019

Rachel Player Honored by Internet Security Research Group with Radiant Award

Internet security is accomplished by many unsung heroes. People who put their talent and passion into improving the Internet,...

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