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Publication Citation: Open Issues in Secure DNS Deployment

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Author(s): Ramaswamy Chandramouli; Scott W. Rose;
Title: Open Issues in Secure DNS Deployment
Published: October 06, 2009
Abstract: This paper describes some practical administrative issues and challenges in the deployment of DNSSEC - an IETF specified suite of security measures for securing the Domain Name System (DNS). The issues covered include: (a) Choice of Cryptographic algorithms and Key Sizes (2) Roll over schemes for Cryptographic algorithms and Keys (3) Secure Publication and Maintenance of Trust Anchors and (4) Protocol and Network configuration changes.
Citation: IEEE Security & Privacy
Volume: 7
Issue: 5
Pages: pp. 29 - 35
Keywords: DNS, Domain Name System, IETF specifications, query/response, secure transactions
Research Areas: Information Technology, Computer Security
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MSP.2009.129  (Note: May link to a non-U.S. Government webpage)
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