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Internet Infrastructure Protection (IIP)

Summary:

The Internet infrastructure is insecure and unreliable, we are trying to fix that.

Description:

Working with industry and Government to design, standardized, test and foster commercial deployment of new technologies and techniques to improve the security, robustness and scaling of core Internet infrastructure.

  • Domain Name System Security (DNSSEC).
  • Internet Domain Routing / Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) Security.
  • Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6).

 

Major Accomplishments:

  • Inter-domain Routing Robustness:
    • Completed analysis of existing data driven BGP robustness mechanisms.
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End Date:

ongoing

Lead Organizational Unit:

ITL

Source of Extramural Funding:

  • dhs-logo Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology Directorate (DHS S&T). 

Customers/Contributors/Collaborators:

  •  Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)

Staff:

  • Doug Montgomery - Project Manager
Contact

Internet Infrastructure Protection Project:

proj-iip@nist.gov.