Newsletter (5 November 2018)
Recent Updates:

■ Next APTLD Meeting: APTLD75, Dubai, UAE, 20-21 February 2019
Meeting WebsiteOnline RegistrationAgenda (3 November 2018)
■ Letter to APTLD from Government of Uzbekistan View
■ ITU - APTLD TA Project for the .MV Registry Completed View
■ Webinar on DPO and GDPR for APTLD View

■ Survey: Whois status and impacts from GDPR Link

Members News

(.AU auDA)

(.CC/.TV Verisign)
Verisign Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results

How much could businesses and consumers save if the benefit of .com price caps were passed along to consumers?

(.LK LK Domain Registry)
INFOTEL 2018 exhibition at BMICH

(.NZ InternetNZ)
.nz Framework Policy Review 2018

An update from the ITU's Plenipotentiary Conference

DNC Newsletter October 2018

Projects Community Grants Round is Open

VNNIC deployed online registration system for “.VN” domain name

VNNIC triển khai chương trình hợp tác đào tạo cho Trung tâm Internet Lào (LANIC)ển-khai-chương-trình-hợp-tác-đào-tạo-cho-trung-tâm-internet-lào-lanic

Eighty two percent of security professionals fear artificial intelligence attacks against their organization

Neustar to Acquire Verisign's Security Services Customer Contracts

New Study Reveals Brands with Advanced Analytics Cultures Averaged an Over Nine Percent Increase in Marketing ROI

Neustar and the ANA Announce Winners of the 2018 Genius Awards in Advanced Marketing Analytics

Forrester Study: Brands With Advanced Analytics Culture Report Better Business Results | Neustar

Netnod is recruiting an SRE to our Stockholm office

Q&A with Netnod’s Technical Director on the ITU Plenipotentiary 2018

(.RU Coordination Center for .RU/.РФ)
ICANN63 kicks off in Barcelona

Twenty years on: Mission possible

ICANN63 focuses on security, new gTLDs, IDN E-mail software

Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ cancels rule prohibiting simultaneous replacement of registrar and domain name administrator

New information system facilitates interactions between registrars and competent organizations

VanIGF Video: Straight from Vanuatu and supported by TRR, an APTLD member

U.S. Government follows up on “cooling off period” idea for ICANN employees

Country Code Domains – DNW Podcast #208

Kobe, the host city of ICANN64, as presented at ICANN63

Why emojis should not be used in domain names, by Patrik Fältström

Just Dropped .RS Domain Names with Backlinks

Event Wrap: LACNIC 30 and LACNOG 2018

Women in ICT: Supporting more women into senior positions in the Pacific

Event Wrap: HKNOG 6.1

ITU Plenipotentiary Conference 2018 begins

Event Wrap: TAF Cybersecurity Workshop

New IX on the block launches in Malaysia

DNS-OARC 29: Diving into the DNS

CENTR publishes its Report on ICANN63

The CENTR Marketing Working Group meets for a day and a half in Warsaw

IETF 103, Day 1: IPv6, TLS, DNS Privacy & Other Crypto

pkSIG 2018: A Fellow’s Perspective

Rough Guide to IETF 103: DNSSEC, DNS Security and DNS Privacy

The Internet Society’s Hot Topics at IETF 103

Nominations Now Open for 2019 Internet Society Board of Trustees Election

Rough Guide to IETF 103

Elections completed for all top five management positions at ITU

ITU Plenipotentiary Conference brings more than 2500 ICT decision-makers together from around the world to ‘work as one’ to advance power of ‘Tech for Good’

Easy Access to ICANN, IP Address Data Beats Info on Encrypted Data,
Says Telstra Cybersecurity Head

NTIA Chief Suggests “Cooling Off Periods” for ICANN Staff Before
Moving On to Outside Jobs

Amazon Gets the Green Light for .Amazon TLD Following Intense
Negotiations Involving South America

U.S. Government Extends Its Cooperative Agreement With Verisign,
Green Lights .Com Price Increase

CIRA Adds .CL and .SG As Clients of Their D-Zone Anycast DNS Service

Cybersecurity and Fake News to Dominate List of Concerns at Internet Governance Forum

APWG and M3AAWG Survey Finds ICANN’s GDPR Response Impeding Cyber Investigations

Neustar Acquires Verisign’s Security Services Customer Contracts

Trump Administration Abandons Obama-Era Price Controls in Verisign’s .COM Registry Agreement

US not happy with Donuts hiring Atallah

Amazon offered $5 million of free Kindles for .amazon gTLD

This is how AppDetex works

Kirikos lawyers up after ICANN etiquette fight


ICANN63 Barcelona GAC Communiqué

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

ICANN Recognizes Community Leaders

Call for Volunteers: ccNSO Meetings Programme Committee (MPC)

Call for Volunteers: ccNSO Guidelines Review Committee (GRC)

.TD Joins as Newest Member of the ccNSO

ccNSO Meeting Satisfaction Survey ICANN63, Barcelona

Current ICANN Public Consultations

Proposals for Malayalam and Tamil Scripts' Root Zone Label Generation Rules

Draft PTI and IANA FY20 Operating Plan and Budgets

Proposal for Sinhala Script Root Zone Label Generation Rules

Registration Directory Service (RDS-WHOIS2) Review Team Draft Report of Recommendations

Initial Report of the New gTLD Auction Proceeds Cross-Community Working Group

Competition, Consumer Trust, and Consumer Choice Review Team (CCT) Final Report & Recommendations

Draft Final Report of The Second Security and Stability Advisory Committee Review (SSAC2)

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