Newsletter (27 August 2018)
Recent Updates:
■ Next APTLD Meeting: APTLD74, Tashkent, Uzbekistan, 20-21 September 2018

Meeting WebsiteOnline RegistrationAgenda (17 August 2018)
■ The APTLD Fellow to IETF103 Selected View

■ Survey on the APTLD Fellowship Program Link

Members News

(.AU auDA)
From the auDA Chair: Building auDA 2.0

From the PRP: Focus groups announced in relation to direct registration implementation policy

Proposed Membership and Governance Model

How To Register .au Domain Name

(.CC/.TV Verisign)
Internet Grows to 339.8 Million Domain Name Registrations in the Second Quarter of 2018

Top 10 Trending Keywords in .Com and .Net Registrations in July

ID4me: A New Single Sign-On Standard for Web Applications Enabling Fully User-Controlled Data Sovereignty

(.KZ KazNIC)

(.NZ InternetNZ)
InternetNZ wants to hear from you about #fakenews

Neustar Appoints Brian J. Kober as Chief Strategy Officer

RNIDS becomes a member of the international DNS-OARC organization

(.RU Coordination Center for .RU/.РФ)
Regular meeting of Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ Council

Registration opens for Learn the Internet, Manage It! championship for school children

345 domain names blocked in July


Event Wrap: ICANN 62

Event Wrap: SGNOG 6

DNSSEC ‘and’ DNS over TLS

Event Wrap: Asia Regional G7 24/7 High Tech Crime Network Point of Contact Workshop

Event Wrap: Asia Pacific Internet Governance Academy 2018

Event Wrap: APAN 46

Four policy proposals up for community discussion at APNIC 46

Event Wrap: SANOG 32, bdNOG 9 and APNIC Member Gathering

TLS 1.3 updates the most important security protocol on the Internet

CENTR publishes its CENTRstats Global TLD Report Q2/2018

EQUALS recognized in G20 Ministerial Declaration

The Week in Internet News: US Gov’t Wants More Encryption – For Itself

Learning About Blockchain, Internet Governance, and Cryptocurrency

We Must Continue to Advocate Passionately and Fearlessly: An Interview with Our CEO, Kathy Brown

Until We Meet Again…

The Internet Society and Global Scribes Work Together to Amplify Young Voices

Deploying TLS 1.3

Registrations for IGF 2018 open until 3 November

Invitation to 13th IGF from UN Under-Secretary-General

IETF Releases the New and Improved Internet Security Protocol, TLS 1.3

China Has Reached 802 Million Internet Users, According to Country's
Internet Development Report

Large-Scale Study by Security Researchers in China Sheds Light on
the Scope of DNS Interception

ICANN Facing Critical Choice for Plan to Change DNS Cryptographic Key

The .EU Top-Level Domain Facing Radical Shake Up as a Result of the
Proposed New European Regulation

Donuts Explains Premium Domains in Their TLDs

Domain Names Soon In All Of India’s 22 Languages

ICANN faces critical choice as security experts warn against key rollover


Call for SO/AC Nominations to the New ICANN Fellowship Selection Committee and Guidance on Outreach Goals

Modification of Domains Protected Marks List Service

ICANN Publishes Comprehensive Guide on What to Expect During the Root KSK Rollover

ICANN Board Reaffirms Temporary Specification for gTLD Registration Data

Call for Expression of Interest: IANA Naming Function Review Team (IFRT)

Call for Presentations – TechDay at ICANN63

Draft Agenda – ccNSO Council Call 23 August

Current ICANN Public Consultations

Proposals for Devanagari, Gurmukhi, and Gujarati Scripts' Root Zone Label Generation Rules

Draft ICANN Africa Strategic Plan 2016-2020 Version 3.0

Study on Technical Use of Root Zone Label Generation Rules

Recommendations for Managing IDN Variant Top-Level Domains

Proposals for Kannada, Oriya and Telugu Scripts' Root Zone Label Generation Rules

Modification of Domains Protected Marks List Service

Initial Report on the New gTLD Subsequent Procedures Policy Development Process (Overarching Issues & Work Tracks 1-4)