ICANN Resolutions » 2007-03-30 - DNSSEC Implementation Progress

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2007-03-30 - DNSSEC Implementation Progress

Resolution of the ICANN Board
DNSSEC Implementation

Board recognizes and appreciates the Swedish and Bulgarian registries for taking steps to sign their zones, thereby adding security to the DNS.

Root Zone
Meeting Date: 
Fri, 30 Mar 2007
Resolution Number: 
Implementation Actions: 
  • None
    • Responsible entity: None
    • Due date: None
    • Completion date: None
Resolution Text: 

Resolved (07.28), the board recognizes the importance of the steps the Swedish registry (SE) and the Bulgarian registry (BG) have taken to sign their zones and thereby lead the way in adding security to the domain name system. The board expresses its appreciation to the representatives of those registries and their colleagues for taking the time to come to Lisbon and share their experiences with the community.

Additional Information: 
  • Information on the implementation of Root DNSSEC is available at http://www.root-dnssec.org/
  • The resolution does not address funding for the items identified therein.