TLS for Applications

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…


RIPE 74 – Highlights from Days 3, 4 & 5

The RIPE 74 meeting was happening last week in Budapest, Hungary, and we’ve been highlighting the presentations and activities related to the Deploy360 technologies. Although much of the action for us happened on the first couple of days, there’s still quite a few things to highlight from the rest of the week. Wednesday and Thursday were largely devoted to Read more…


Postfix 3.2 released

Postfix version 3.2 was released on 28 February 2017 and implements several changes to its DANE functionality in order to conform with RFCs 7671 and 7672, as well as operational practices Postfix is a free and open-source mail transfer agent that includes support for the DANE protocol. DANE can address the issue of third-party trust Read more…