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Dan York

Dan York

Director, Content and Web Strategy

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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

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Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC) 20 April 2018

Call for Participation – ICANN DNSSEC Workshop at ICANN62, Panama City

The DNSSEC Deployment Initiative and the Internet Society Deploy360 Programme, in cooperation with the ICANN Security and Stability Advisory...

At RSA USA 2018 in San Francisco this week? Join the IoT Security conversation on Tuesday, April 17 Thumbnail
Internet of Things (IoT) 16 April 2018

At RSA USA 2018 in San Francisco this week? Join the IoT Security conversation on Tuesday, April 17

Are you attending the RSA USA 2018 Conference this week in San Francisco? If so, please plan to join...

Deadline TODAY (23:59 UTC) to submit comments to ICANN on 2018 DNSSEC Root KSK Rollover Plan Thumbnail
Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC) 2 April 2018

Deadline TODAY (23:59 UTC) to submit comments to ICANN on 2018 DNSSEC Root KSK Rollover Plan

Do you believe ICANN should go ahead with the plan to roll the Root Key Signing Key (KSK) on...

Building Our New Website: POSSE and Sharing on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and More Thumbnail
About Internet Society 28 March 2018

Building Our New Website: POSSE and Sharing on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and More

As we built our new website, one of my own guiding principles was “POSSE“, a content publishing model from...

How Do We Connect Everyone to the Internet? An IETF 101 Technical Plenary Thumbnail
Community Networks 22 March 2018

How Do We Connect Everyone to the Internet? An IETF 101 Technical Plenary

How do we connect everyone, everywhere, to the Internet? What role do “community networks” play in helping connect more...

Rough Guide to IETF 101: DNSSEC, DANE, DNS Security and Privacy Thumbnail
Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC) 16 March 2018

Rough Guide to IETF 101: DNSSEC, DANE, DNS Security and Privacy

It’s going to be a crazy busy week in London next week in the world of DNS security and...

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