Newsletter (21 October 2019)
Recent Updates:

■ Next APTLD Meeting: APTLD77, Melbourne, Australia, 20-21 February 2020
   ¶  Meeting Website       ¶ Online Registration       ¶ Agenda (18 Oct 2019)

■ Call for Applications for The APTLD77 Fellowships    View

Members News

(.AU  auDA)
How the Australian community is shaping the future of .au
Insights from the 2019 .au registrar summit
(.NZ  InternetNZ)
Cyber Smart Week - doing your bit
Long live NetHui!
InternetNZ goes phishing
Keeping it open, secure and accessible.
(.OM  TRA)
IPv6 latest News
(.QA  CRA)
CRA Secures Access to the Additional Spectrum Demand during the World Athletics Championship - Doha 2019
In Cooperation with Qatar Charity CRA Concludes Charity Campaign for Electronic Devices Collection
Strategic Plan 2019 – 2021
(.WF  Afnic)
Afnic is improving and simplifying .FR Lock, its domain name security system
Afnic and Réussir en .fr at the Salon des Entrepreneurs trade show in Marseille
Neustar Selected by Allstream to Transform Telephone Number Management
Security Initiative Successful at CENTR Awards
DENIC Makes Available Software Tool for High-Performance Measurement to Internet Community
(.ME  DoMEn)
DNS Encryption (DoH, DoT) – What It Is, and Why Do Big Companies Argue About It?
MSSG.ME is Your Easy Way to Say “Hey”
(.RU  Coordination Center for .RU/.РФ)
Coordination Center’s youth areas of work presented at DTA forum
Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ presents Freelance Veteran award
Internet for Everyone premieres in Voronezh
IP&IT LAW - 2020 contest open for entries
EE DNS Forum 2019 concludes with “Coaches’ training”
Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ experts address EE DNS FORUM 2019
Founders of Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ approve performance reports
IDN development concerns many countries in the region

Apply now for an APRICOT 2020 fellowship
OpenSSL 3.0 — Accelerating forwards
How to: IPv6 Neighbor Discovery
Sub-regional resource update: Oceania
APNIC 48: The journey that was
How to: Basic Linux malware process forensics for incident responders
Taking the IETF to the people
Dark Traffic
Page load times not affected by DoH and DoT
Event Wrap: mnNOG 1
CENTR is hiring a Director of Strategic Initiatives (DSI)!
CENTR holds its 62nd General Assembly in Brussels
2019 CENTR Awards held at Concert Noble!
CENTR publishes the last article in its Anniversary publication series
Meet Three APrIGF 2019 Fellows
Tarek Kamel: A Loss to the Internet Community
Looking the GIFCT in the Mouth
Islamabad Chapter Brings First Internet Governance Event to Quetta, Pakistan
OTA’s Trust Audit Scores U.S. Presidential Candidates’ Campaigns, Finds Major Failures in Privacy Statements
ITU World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-19) to play pivotal role in tomorrow’s digital environment
Leading Domain Registries and Registrars Release Joint Document on Addressing 'DNS Abuse'

Fraudsters Obtained $30 Million Worth of IP addresses in South Africa
Neustar And .US To Hold Virtual Town Hall On 24 October
Google Launches .NEW Sunrise This Week
Crunch time, again, for Whois access policy
After .org price outrage, ICANN says it has NOT scrapped public comments
ICANN GDD Summit & Related Events Choose Paris for 2020 Event
Axel Pawlik Steps Down as MD of RIPE NCC
A Fun Domain Choice
DNS OARC Opens Call for Presentations
ICANN 66 Montréal Schedule Now Live
Australia’s ccTLD Needs a CEO
Nominet Opens Consultation on Policy Changes

Social Media

Gihan Dias, the Vice Chair of APTLD, gets Lifetime Achievement award   Photo
.AM welcoming guests for the 4th Eastern European DNS Forum EEDNS2019 (Yerevan, Armenia), including ICANN's CEO and President Goran Murby   Post
DNS Filtering is not Censorship - it is good browsing hygiene    Link
ID4ME and Domains – DNW Podcast    Link
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and Twits:


DRAFT PTI and IANA FY21 Operating Plan and Budgets
Proposed Changes and new Additions to the IANA SLAs for ccTLD Creation and ccTLD Transfers
Registration Directory Service (RDS-WHOIS2) Review Team Final Report
Recommendations for the Technical Utilization of the Root Zone Label Generation Rules Published
ICANN66: links to bookmark now and useful prep material
Call for nominations to the ccNSO Council closed
REVISED - Tech Day at ICANN66 in Montreal agenda - 15 October 2019
ccNSO Council Minutes, 19 September
The .kh and .bs ccTLD Managers join as newest members of the ccNSO
Candidate list ICANN Board Seat 11
Draft Agenda – ccNSO Council Meeting 17 October 2019
Apply for ccNSO travel funding for ICANN67, Cancun

Current ICANN Public Consultations

Competition, Consumer Trust, and Consumer Choice Review Team (CCT-RT) Accepted Recommendations – Plan for Implementation and Next Steps
Registration Directory Service (RDS-WHOIS2) Review Team Final Report
Proposed IANA SLAs for ccTLD Creation and Transfer
DRAFT PTI and IANA FY21 Operating Plan and Budgets