Archive for July 2007

SSAC Response to ICANN’s Proposed Next Steps for IDN Deployment in the Root Zone

The statement is published on the SSAC website at http://www.icann.org/committees/security/ssac-documents.htm [SAC020]. SSAC Response to IDN Program Director regarding ICANN’s proposal for IDN deployment at the root level of the DNS The Security and Stability Advisory Committee has been invited to comment on ICANN’s proposal for IDN deployment at the root level of the DNS. The [...]

Updated IDN .test Evaluation Plan

Update: IDN .test Root-Zone Evaluation 23 August 2007 Update ICANN today finalized the IDN .test Evaluation Plan and continued taking steps toward insertion of IDN strings in the root zone. Recent changes to the plan are based on comments received on the IDN public forum and also from consultations with ICANN Technical Advisory Committees. This [...]

ccNSO-GAC Issues Report on IDN Policy Issues

At the San Juan ICANN meeting, the ccNSO and GAC joint IDN working group finalized an issues paper relating to the introduction and selection of IDN ccTLDs associated with the ISO 3166-1 two letter codes. The paper can be found here [PDF, 41K]. The various sessions where the issues paper was discussed are listed on [...]