Donate
Dan York

Dan York

Director, Content and Web Strategy

‹ Back
Biography

Dan is a passionate advocate for the open Internet focused on helping people understand the changes going on all around us within communication technology and practices. Dan serves the Internet Society as the Director, Content and Web Strategy for the Strategic Communications Team, focusing on the Internet Society's editorial content strategy across all sites. Dan is also active within the DNS and real-time communications areas of the IETF.

Since the mid-1980's Dan has been working with online communication technologies and helping businesses and organizations understand how to use and participate in those new media. An author of multiple books on networking, security, IPv6 and Linux, Dan is a dynamic and engaging speaker who frequently presents at industry conferences and events and has been blogging and writing online for over 11 years. His most recent books are "Migrating Applications to IPv6" and "The Seven Deadliest Unified Communications Attacks". Previously Dan worked for Voxeo Corporation heading up the company's communication through both traditional and new/social media. Prior to that, Dan served in the Office of the CTO for both Voxeo and before that Mitel focused on analyzing/evaluating emerging technology, participating in industry standards bodies and addressing VoIP security issues.

A graduate of the University of New Hampshire, Dan speaks English and German and when not in front of the keyboard can usually be found engaging in outdoor activities or participating in the sport of curling, an addiction he picked up during 5 years of living in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. More information about Dan can be found at danyork.me.

Dan is based in Keene, New Hampshire, United States

Connect with
Dan York

Latest posts

Rough Guide to IETF 102: DNSSEC, DNS Security and Privacy Thumbnail
IETF 13 July 2018

Rough Guide to IETF 102: DNSSEC, DNS Security and Privacy

DNS privacy will receive a large focus in the latter half of the IETF 102 week with attention in...

Watch Live On Monday, 25 June – DNSSEC Workshop at ICANN 62 in Panama Thumbnail
Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC) 22 June 2018

Watch Live On Monday, 25 June – DNSSEC Workshop at ICANN 62 in Panama

With the DNSSEC Root Key Rollover coming up on October 11, how prepared are we as an industry? What...

Alert – Web server host migration on June 19, 2018 Thumbnail
About Internet Society 18 June 2018

Alert – Web server host migration on June 19, 2018

As you may have noticed, our shiny new website has some speed issues. It is slow for many visitors....

Video – Vint Cerf on the 6th anniversary of World IPv6 Launch and why IPv6 is so critical now Thumbnail
IPv6 6 June 2018

Video – Vint Cerf on the 6th anniversary of World IPv6 Launch and why IPv6 is so critical now

Today, on the sixth anniversary of World IPv6 Launch, Vint Cerf, co-designer of the TCP/IP protocol and a “Father...

Watch live – June 6 panel on “Innovation, security, and the Internet of Things (IoT)” in Ottawa Thumbnail
Internet of Things (IoT) 5 June 2018

Watch live – June 6 panel on “Innovation, security, and the Internet of Things (IoT)” in Ottawa

As a side event before the 2018 G7 Summit this week in Canada, tomorrow, 6 June 2018, the Internet...

Podcast: Talking Data Privacy and GDPR with Todd M. Tolbert Thumbnail
Privacy 24 May 2018

Podcast: Talking Data Privacy and GDPR with Todd M. Tolbert

“Let’s raise the bar on data privacy and make the Internet safer.”  With the imminent arrival of the EU’s...

Load More
Join the conversation with Internet Society members around the world