Newsletter (20 November 2017)
Recent Updates:
■ Next APTLD Meeting: APTLD73 & 2018 AGM, Kathmandu, Nepal, 22-23 February 2018

Meeting WebsiteOnline RegistrationAgenda (16 Nov 2017)
■ APTLD Has .LA as a New Member  ¶ View

■ Schedule of APTLD 2018 Board Election  ¶ View



Members News


(.AU auDA)
New Chair and Independent Director join auDA Board
https://www.auda.org.au/news/new-chair-and-independent-director-join-auda-board/

(.CC/.TV Verisign)
Verisign launches NameStudio to help businesses and individuals find a great domain name for their online presence
https://blog.verisign.com/domain-names/verisign-launches-namestudio-to-help-businesses-and-individuals-find-a-great-domain-name-for-their-online-presence/

(.MO MONIC)
From November 27, 2017, Macao Network Information Centre (MONIC) will be relocated to the new office location
https://www.monic.mo/html/notice/monic_relocation_notice_eng.html

(.NZ InternetNZ)
InternetNZ announces new community grants
https://internetnz.nz/news/internetnz-announces-new-community-grants-1

Keep up with technology or be left behind
https://internetnz.nz/news/keep-technology-or-be-left-behind

A rollercoaster called the TPP
https://internetnz.nz/blog-cptpp

Looking back at ICANN60
https://internetnz.nz/blog/looking-back-icann60

(.VN VNNIC)
“.VN” domain name was presented in Vietnamese postage stamps
https://www.vnnic.vn/node/1793?lang=en

(Netnod)
New guide for interpreting DNS statistics
https://www.netnod.se/news/new-guide-for-interpreting-dns-statistics

Netnod is recruiting a developer to the Stockholm office
https://www.netnod.se/news/netnod-is-recruiting-a-developer-to-the-stockholm-office

(.RU Coordination Center for .RU/.РФ)
Internet safety lesson to continue in November

https://cctld.ru/en/news/news_detail.php?ID=11939



Others

Why does APNIC work with Law Enforcement Agencies?
https://blog.apnic.net/2017/11/06/apnic-work-law-enforcement-agen
cies/


Event Wrap: inSIG 2017, India
https://blog.apnic.net/2017/11/07/event-wrap-insig-2017-india/

Event Wrap: MyIX and MyNOG Conference 2017, Malaysia
https://blog.apnic.net/2017/11/07/event-wrap-myix-mynog-conference
-2017-malaysia/


Event Wrap: Peering Asia 1.0, Japan
https://blog.apnic.net/2017/11/07/event-wrap-peering-asia-1-0-japan/

Chiang Mai to host APNIC 48
https://blog.apnic.net/2017/11/07/chiang-mai-host-apnic-48/

You don’t have to be a network engineer to understand v6
https://blog.apnic.net/2017/11/08/dont-network-engineer-understand
-v6/


Register for Network Security workshop, Samoa
https://blog.apnic.net/2017/11/09/register-network-security-workshop
-samoa/


Event Wrap: RIPE 75
https://blog.apnic.net/2017/11/09/event-wrap-ripe-75/

CE vendors share their thoughts on IPv6 support
https://blog.apnic.net/2017/11/09/ce-vendors-share-thoughts-ipv6-su
pport/


A story of sharks, bunkers, pirates and carrots: Technical basics one
should know before discussing Internet Governance
https://www.centr.org/news/news/a-story-of-sharks-bunkers-pirates-
and-carrots-technical-basics-one-should-know-before-discussing-
internet-governance.html


IETF100 – Time for celebration, introspection and prognostication
https://www.centr.org/news/blog/ietf100-time-for-celebration-introsp
ection-and-prognostication.html


CENTR publishes its Report on ICANN60
https://www.centr.org/news/news/centr-publishes-its-report-on-icann
60.html


November 2017 IETF Journal Now Available Online
https://www.internetsociety.org/blog/2017/11/november-2017-ietf-jour
nal-now-available-online/


Announcing Four NDSS 2018 Workshops on Binary Analysis, IoT,
DNS Privacy, and Security
https://www.internetsociety.org/blog/2017/11/announcing-four-ndss-
2018-workshops-binary-analysis-iot-dns-privacy-security/


One Week to IPv6, Routing Security, and More at ION Belgrade
https://www.internetsociety.org/blog/2017/11/one-week-ion-belgrade

Internet Society Rough Guide to IETF 100
https://www.internetsociety.org/events/ietf/ietf-100/

ICT leaders will convene in Tunisia to set global metrics for tracking
ICT economic and social impacts
http://www.itu.int/en/mediacentre/Pages/2017-MA13.aspx

ITU reveals latest global ICT Development Index country ranking with
release of Measuring the Information Society 2017 report
http://www.itu.int/en/mediacentre/Pages/2017-PR60.aspx

Internet Goes Down for Parts of the US Due to a Misconfiguration
http://www.circleid.com/posts/20171106_internet_goes_down_for_
parts_of_the_us_due_to_a_misconfiguration/


ICANN Holding Its First North American Meeting Since 2014 in Puerto
Rico
http://www.circleid.com/posts/20171107_icann_first_north_american
_meeting_since_2014_in_puerto_rico/


IBM Launches Quad9, a DNS-based Privacy and Security Service to
Protect Users from Malicious Sites
http://www.circleid.com/posts/20171116_ibm_launches_quad9_a_
dns_based_privacy_and_security_service/


Satisfaction With .AU Runs High Among Australians As Women Increasingly Register Domain Names
http://www.domainpulse.com/2017/11/17/satisfaction-au-runs-high/

Blockchain Among October’s Top .COM and .NET Keywords
http://www.domainpulse.com/2017/11/17/blockchain-among-octobers-top-com-and-net-keywords/

Fewer Transactions But Higher Trading Volumes in Liquid Short Domain Names: LXDO Report
http://www.domainpulse.com/2017/11/15/fewer-transactions-higher-trading-volumes-liquid-domain-names-lxdo/

Webinar: ThreatConnect and Farsight Researchers Tackle a Grizzly (Steppe)
http://www.domainpulse.com/2017/11/15/webinar-threatconnect-farsight-researchers-grizzly-steppe/

The Future of the ICANN Board with Cherine Chalaby and Steve Crocker
http://www.domainpulse.com/2017/11/14/the-future-of-the-icann-board-with-cherine-chalaby-and-steve-crocker/

Meet our Dot Londoners
http://www.domainpulse.com/2017/11/12/meet-our-dot-londoners/

DomainTools: Majority of Consumers Aware of Online Publishing Scams, Yet Still May Fall Victim This Cyber Monday
http://www.domainpulse.com/2017/11/12/domaintools-consumers-online-publishing-scams-cyber-monday/

Donuts Tops Deloitte’s North American 2017 Technology Fast 500
http://www.domainpulse.com/2017/11/10/donuts-deloitte-north-american-2017-technology-fast-500/

Phil Corwin Resigns From ICA and Starts With Verisign

http://www.domainpulse.com/2017/11/07/phil-corwin-resigns-ica-verisign/


ICANN


ICANN Global Indigenous Ambassador Program Accepts Applications
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2017-11-08-en

Register Now for 2017 LAC DNS Forum!
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2017-11-07-en

Request for Proposal: ICANN's Technical Compliance Monitoring System
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2017-11-06-en

(ccNSO)
Election Notice, ICANN Board Seat 12 FY18
https://ccnso.icann.org/en/announcement-14nov17-en.htm

Stephen Deerhake re-appointed as ECA representative until end of ICANN61
https://ccnso.icann.org/en/announcement-13nov17-en.htm

Apply for ccNSO travel funding for ICANN61, San Juan

https://ccnso.icann.org/en/announcement-08nov17-en.htm



Current ICANN Public Consultations

Draft PTI and IANA FY19 Operating Plans and Budgets
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/draft-pti-iana-fy19-2017-10-09-en

ICANN Reserve Fund – Public Comment on Rationale and Target Level
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/reserve-fund-2017-10-12-en

Proposal for Cyrillic Script Root Zone Label Generation Rules
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/cyrillic-lgr-2017-10-17-en

Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) Implementation Guidelines – Second Public Comment
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/idn-guidelines-2017-10-19-en

Operating Standards for ICANN's Specific Reviews
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/reviews-standards-2017-10-17-en

Enhancing Accountability - Recommendations for Diversity
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/accountability-diversity-2017-10-26-en

Recommendations to Improve ICANN's Office of Ombudsman (IOO)
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/ioo-recs-2017-11-10-en

Recommendations to Improve ICANN Staff Accountability
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/accountability-recs-2017-11-13-en

Recommendations on ICANN Jurisdiction
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/recommendations-on-icann-jurisdiction-2017-11-14-en