about
Home / About / Newsletters / Newsletter (18 June 2018)
Newsletter (18 June 2018)
< back to list
Recent Updates:
■ Next APTLD Meeting: APTLD74, Tashkent, Uzbekistan, 20-21 September 2018

Meeting WebsiteOnline RegistrationAgenda (8 June 2018)

■ APTLD Fellow to APIGA 2018 Selected View


Members News


(.AU auDA)
Letter from the Chair: auDA Government Review Implementation Plan
https://www.auda.org.au/news/auda-government-review-implementation-plan/

Message from John Swinson, Policy Review Panel Chair: Interim Report, Domain Monetisation
https://www.auda.org.au/news/message-from-john-swinson-policy-review-panel-chair-interim-report/

(.CC/.TV Verisign)
Internet Grows to 333.8 Million Domain Name Registrations in the First
Quarter of 2018
https://www.verisign.com/en_US/internet-technology-news/verisign-
press-releases/articles/index.xhtml?artLink=aHR0cDovL3ZlcmlzaWd
uLm5ld3NocS5idXNpbmVzc3dpcmUuY29tL3ByZXNzLXJlbGVhc2Uva
W50ZXJuZXQtZ3Jvd3MtMzMzOC1taWxsaW9uLWRvbWFpbi1uYW1lLX
JlZ2lzdHJhdGlvbnMtZmlyc3QtcXVhcnRlci0yMDE4

(.MY MYNIC)
.MY Domain Outage
https://www.mynic.my/upload_media/5b2503f898d73.pdf

(.NZ InternetNZ)
Fibre unbundling good news for Kiwi broadband users
https://internetnz.nz/news/fibre-unbundling-good-news-kiwi-broadband-users

InternetNZ – new leadership team complete
https://internetnz.nz/blog/internetnz-new-leadership-team-complete

The 2018 CENTR Jamboree – scouting for networks and new ideas
https://internetnz.nz/blog/2018-centr-jamboree-scouting-networks-and-new-ideas

Links and Thinks: AI, EU and you
https://internetnz.nz/blog/links-and-thinks-ai-eu-and-you

Sharing information to protect .nz domains from cyber security threats
https://dnc.org.nz/the-commission/news/1703

(.UZ UZINFOCOM)
.UZ reported 60,000 registrations as of 12 June 2018.
http://blog.index.uz/2018/06/12/kolichestvo-domenov-v-zone-uz-dostiglo-60-000/

(Neustar)
Neustar’s Digital Citizenship and STEM Advocacy Reaches 180,000 students across Virginia, California, Kentucky
https://www.home.neustar/about-us/news-room/press-releases/2018/neustar-digital-citizenship-and-stem-advocacy

Scandinavian Airlines Brings on Neustar® to Measure Marketing’s Impact on  Key Business Drivers
https://www.home.neustar/about-us/news-room/press-releases/2018/SAS

Neustar DNS Shield Wins “Best Emerging Technology” at the SC Awards Europe 2018
https://www.home.neustar/blog/dns-shield-sc-awards-europe

Neustar Wins 2018 CODiE Award for Best CRM Solution
https://www.home.neustar/blog/2018-codie-awards-finalist-best-crm

Neustar Wins Top 3 New Asia Pacific Security & Data Protection Vendors’ Award
https://www.home.neustar/blog/apac-security-data-protection-award

CTS 2018: CRTC’s push to stomp out nuisance calls ‘aggressive’ but necessary, says Neustar exec
https://www.itbusiness.ca/news/cts-2018-crtcs-push-to-stomp-out-nuisance-calls-aggressive-but-necessary-says-neustar-exec/102189

(.RU Coordination Center for .RU/.РФ)
Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ on Russian domain market specifics
https://cctld.ru/en/news/news_detail.php?ID=12316

Positive Content competition of internet projects kicks off
https://cctld.ru/en/news/news_detail.php?ID=12321

ENOG 15 discusses IDN email
https://cctld.ru/en/news/news_detail.php?ID=12322

Amendments introduced to documents regulating domain registration
https://cctld.ru/en/news/news_detail.php?ID=12334

Security of root DNS servers discussed at Infoforum-Yugra conference
https://cctld.ru/en/news/news_detail.php?ID=12333

Coordination Center to hold unscheduled inspections of REG.RU and Beget registrars
https://cctld.ru/en/news/news_detail.php?ID=12337

Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ’s general shareholders’ meeting approves director’s 2017 report
https://cctld.ru/en/news/news_detail.php?ID=12338

CCTLD Youth Council holds its first meeting

https://cctld.ru/en/news/news_detail.php?ID=12344


Others

Take the 2018 APNIC Survey
https://blog.apnic.net/2018/06/05/take-the-2018-apnic-survey/

Event Wrap: IRINN OPM
https://blog.apnic.net/2018/06/05/event-wrap-irinn-opm/

Event Wrap: Global IPv6 Summit 2018
https://blog.apnic.net/2018/06/06/event-wrap-global-ipv6-summit-2018/

Event Wrap: RIPE 76
https://blog.apnic.net/2018/06/07/event-wrap-ripe-76/

IPv6 capability takes off in Taiwan
https://blog.apnic.net/2018/06/07/ipv6-capability-takes-off-in-taiwan/

Nominations now open for 2018 NRO NC Election
https://blog.apnic.net/2018/06/07/nominations-now-open-for-2018-nro-nc-election/

Do DNS operators want to deploy DNS Privacy?
https://blog.apnic.net/2018/06/11/do-dns-operators-want-to-deploy-dns-privacy/

Session encryption protocols looking forward
https://blog.apnic.net/2018/06/15/session-encryption-protocols-looking-forward/

EuroDIG 2018 in Tbilisi: exploring new frontiers and looking into the (digital) future
https://www.centr.org/news/blog/eurodig-2018-in-tbilisi-exploring-new-frontiers-and-looking-into-the-digital-future.html

EU Policy Update – May 2018
https://www.centr.org/news/eu-updates/eu-policy-update-may-2018.html

Successful CENTR Jamboree meeting held in Moscow
https://www.centr.org/news/news/successful-centr-jamboree-meeting-held-in-moscow.html

2018 Global Internet Report – Take our survey on the Future of the Internet
https://www.internetsociety.org/blog/2018/06/2018-global-internet-report-give-us-your-input-on-how-consolidation-may-impact-the-future-of-the-internet/

Video – Vint Cerf on the 6th anniversary of World IPv6 Launch and why IPv6 is so critical now
https://www.internetsociety.org/blog/2018/06/video-vint-cerf-on-the-6th-anniversary-of-world-ipv6-launch-and-why-ipv6-is-so-critical-now/

CEO Succession at Internet Society – Status update (June 2018)
https://www.internetsociety.org/blog/2018/06/ceo-succession-at-internet-society-status-update-june-2018/

MANRS BCOP published as RIPE document
https://www.internetsociety.org/blog/2018/06/manrs-bcop-published-as-ripe-document/

ISOC has goals at TNC18
https://www.internetsociety.org/blog/2018/06/tnc18-routing-iot-time-security/

Registration Open for Applied Networking Research Workshop: TLS, Routing, Privacy, and More
https://www.internetsociety.org/blog/2018/06/registration-open-for-applied-networking-research-workshop-tls-routing-privacy-and-more/

New Video Explains Routing Security and How MANRS Can Help
https://www.internetsociety.org/blog/2018/06/new-video-explains-routing-security-and-how-manrs-can-help/

Future spectrum requirements for the digital economy
https://www.itu.int/en/mediacentre/Pages/2018-CM15.aspx

Now Accepting Requests for IGF 2018 Open Forums & DC Sessions until29 June 23:59 UTC
https://www.intgovforum.org/multilingual/content/igf-2018-call-for-open-forums &
https://www.intgovforum.org/multilingual/content/igf-2018-call-for-dynamic-coalition-dc-session-requests

List of IGF 2018 Workshop Proposals
http://www.intgovforum.org/multilingual/workshop-proposals-2018

Oracle Launches Internet Intelligence Map Providing Insight Into the
Impact of Internet Disruptions
http://www.circleid.com/posts/20180613_oracle_launches_internet_
intelligence_map/

Internet Society Announces New Partnership with Consumers
International
http://www.circleid.com/posts/20180613_internet_society_announces_
artnership_with_consumers_international/

UK owners of .EU domains will lose their websites
http://www.domainpulse.com/2018/06/06/uk-owners-of-eu-domains-will
-lose-their-websites/

Cameroon’s ccTLD, Plagued By Typosquatters, Drastically Reduces
Registration Fee
http://www.domainpulse.com/2018/06/13/cameroons-cctld-typos
quatters-reduces-registration-fee/

Sports Betting Big On Verisign’s .COM/.NET Trending Keywords on Back
of US Supreme Court Decision
http://www.domainpulse.com/2018/06/14/sports-betting-verisign-com-
net-trending-keywords/

NZ’s Domain Name Commission and CERT To Share Domain
Registration Information to Enhance Cyber Security
http://www.domainpulse.com/2018/06/15/nz-domain-name-commission
-cert-domain-registration-information-cyber-security/

New gTLDs Plummet, .NET Slides, While .COM and ccTLDs Continue
To Grow: Verisign DNIB
http://www.domainpulse.com/2018/06/15/new-gtlds-plummet-net-
slides-while-com-and-cctlds-continue-to-grow-verisign-dnib/

Violent Attempt to Physically Steal a Domain Name Ends With 20 Year
Prison Sentence
http://www.domainpulse.com/2018/06/15/violent-attempt-to-physically-
steal-a-domain-name-ends-with-20-year-prison-sentence/

US govt mulls snatching back full control of the internet’s domain name and IP address admin
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/06/05/us_government_icann_iana/

US asks if it should take back control over ICANN
http://domainincite.com/23072-us-asks-if-it-should-take-back-control-over-icann

Atallah encourages domainers to get involved in ICANN
http://domainincite.com/23075-atallah-encourages-domainers-to-get-involved-in-icann

WHOIS Users Facing Serious Challenges Caused by Post-GDPR
Fragmentation by Brian Winterfeldt
http://www.circleid.com/posts/20180608_whois_users_facing_serious
_challenges_by_post_gdpr_fragmentation/

Bad .Men at .Work. Please Don’t .Click
https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/06/bad-men-at-work-please-dont-click/

ICANN pays to push Whois case to European Court of Justice
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/06/15/icann_whois_gdpr/

In GDPR case, ICANN ready to fight Tucows to the bitter end
http://domainincite.com/23085-in-gdpr-case-icann-ready-to-fight-tucows-to-the-bitter-end

Internet glitch that brought down .my sites almost solved

http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2018/06/16/internet-glitch-that-brought-down-my-sites-almost-solved/


ICANN

Nominating Committee Review: Final Report Now Available
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2018-06-05-en

Update to Short-term Options to Adjust Timeline for Specific Reviews
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2018-06-06-en

ICANN Board to Hold Four Public Sessions and Board Meeting During Panama Workshop
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2018-06-07-en

Second Security, Stability, and Resiliency of the DNS Review (SSR2) Restarts
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2-2018-06-07-en

Open Data Initiative Datasets and Metadata
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2018-06-11-en

Proposed Renewal of .COOP Sponsored Registry Agreement
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2-2018-06-11-en

Draft Proposal of the New Fellowship Program Approach
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-3-2018-06-11-en

ICANN Appeals German Court Decision on GDPR / WHOIS
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2018-06-13-en

Call for Expressions of Interest for 2019 Nominating Committee Chair and Chair-Elect
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2-2018-06-13-en

The Sixth Africa DNS Forum to take place in Cotonou, Benin
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-63-2018-06-13-en

New WHOIS ARS Report (Phase 2 Cycle 6) Now Available
https://www.icann.org/news/announcement-2018-06-15-en

Data Protection/Privacy Update: ICANN’s GDPR Efforts with Temporary Specification Now in Effect by Göran Marby
https://www.icann.org/news/blog/data-protection-privacy-update-icann-s-gdpr-efforts-with-temporary-specification-now-in-effect

(ccNSO)
ccNSO Activity Summary May
https://ccnso.icann.org/en/resources/activity-summary-may18-en.htm

ccNSO Council Minutes, 24 May
https://ccnso.icann.org/en/workinggroups/minutes-ccnso-council-24may18-en.pdf

Current ICANN Public Consultations

Release for Registration one .COM Domain Name with a Single-Character Label: O.COM
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/o-com-single-char-2018-05-10-en

Short-Term Options to Adjust the Timeline for Specific Reviews
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/specific-reviews-short-term-timeline-2018-05-14-en

Long-Term Options to Adjust the Timeline of Reviews
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/reviews-long-term-timeline-2018-05-14-en

Draft Community Travel Support Guidelines
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/travel-support-guidelines-2018-05-30-en

Open Data Initiative Datasets and Metadata
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/odi-datasets-metadata-2018-06-11-en

Proposed Renewal of .COOP Sponsored Registry Agreement
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/coop-renewal-2018-06-11-en

Draft Proposal of the New Fellowship Program Approach
https://www.icann.org/public-comments/fellowship-proposal-2018-06-11-en