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Updating the Keys for DNS Security

Published

Author(s)

Scott W. Rose, Larry Feldman, Gregory A. Witte

Abstract

To help maintain the reliability and integrity of the Internet’s Domain Name System (DNS), NIST is working with specialists from around the world to update the keys used by the DNS Security Extensions (DNSSEC) protocol to authenticate DNS data and avoid integrity issues such as domain name hijacking.
Citation
ITL Bulletin -

Keywords

Domain Name System (DNS), DNS Security Extensions (DNSSEC), key signing key (KSK), rollover, internet, security
Created September 27, 2017