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[SAC065]: SSAC Advisory on DDoS Attacks Leveraging DNS Infrastructure (18 February 2014)
English [PDF]
[SAC064]: SSAC Advisory on Search List Processing (13 February 2014)
English [PDF]
[SAC063]: SSAC Advisory on DNSSEC Key Rollover in the Root Zone (07 November 2013)
English [PDF]
[SAC062]: SSAC Advisory Concerning the Mitigation of Name Collision Risk (07 November 2013)
English [PDF]
[SAC061]: SSAC Comment on ICANN¹s Initial Report from the Expert Working Group on gTLD Directory Services (06 September 2013)
English [PDF]
[SAC060]: SSAC Comment on Examining the User Experience Implications of Active Variant TLDs Report (23 July 2013)
English [PDF]
[SAC059]: SSAC Letter to the ICANN Board Regarding Interdisciplinary Studies (18 April 2013)
English [PDF]
[SAC058]: SSAC Report on Domain Name Registration Data Validation (27 March 2013)
English [PDF]
[SAC057]: SSAC Advisory on Internal Name Certificates (15 March 2013)
English [PDF]
[SAC056]: SSAC Advisory on Impacts of Content Blocking via the Domain Name System (09 October 2012)
English [PDF] 中文 [PDF] Français [PDF] Español [PDF] Русский [PDF] العربية [PDF]
[SAC055]: SSAC Comment on the WHOIS Review Team Final Report (14 September 2012)
English [PDF]
  SSAC Letter to the ICANN Board on the New Generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) Process (02 July 2012)
English [PDF]
[SAC054]: SSAC Report on the Domain Name Registration Data Model (11 June 2012)
English [PDF] Français [PDF] Español [PDF]
  SSAC Comment on the ICANN FY13 Budget: Impact on SSAC Productivity (08 June 2012)
English [PDF]
  SSAC Comment on the ICANN Draft Roadmap to Implement SAC 051 (05 April 2012)
English [PDF]
[SAC053]: SSAC Report on Dotless Domains (23 February 2012)
English [PDF]
[SAC052]: SSAC Advisory on Single-Character Internationalized Domain Name Top-Level Domains (31 January 2012)
English [PDF]
[SAC051]: SSAC Report on WHOIS Terminology and Structure (19 September 2011)
English [PDF]
[SAC050]: DNS Blocking: Benefits Versus Harms – An Advisory from the Security and Stability Advisory Committee on Blocking of Top Level Domains at the Domain Name System (14 June 2011)
English [PDF] 中文 [PDF] Français [PDF] Español [PDF] Русский [PDF] العربية [PDF]
[SAC049]: SSAC Report on DNS Zone Risk Assessment and Management (03 June 2011)
English [PDF]
[SAC048]: SSAC Comment on the Orphan Glue Records in the Draft Applicant Guidebook (12 May 2011)
English [PDF]
[SAC047]: SSAC Comment on the ICANN gTLD Registry Transition Processes Model (15 April 2011)
English [PDF]
[SAC046]: Report of the Security and Stability Advisory Committee on Root Scaling (6 December 2010)
English [PDF]
[SAC045]: Invalid Top Level Domain Queries at the Root Level of the Domain Name System (15 November 2010 with corrections)
English [PDF]
[SAC044]: A Registrant's Guide to Protecting Domain Name Registration Accounts (05 November 2010)
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF]
[SAC043]: SSAC Comment on the JAS Report on the IANA Process for Implementing Root Zone Change Requests and on the IANA Explanatory Memoranda (5 October 2010)
English [PDF]
[SAC042]: SSAC Comment on the Root Scaling Study Team Report and the TNO Report (17 December 2009)
English [PDF]
[SAC041]: Recommendation to prohibit use of redirection and synthesized responses by new TLDs (10 June 2009)
English [PDF]
[SAC040]: Measures to Protect Domain Registration Services Against Exploitation or Misuse (19 August 2009)
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF] 中文 [PDF] Français [PDF] Español [PDF] Русский [PDF] العربية [PDF] 日本語 [PDF] 한국어 [PDF]
[SAC039]: SSAC Review of SSAC (15 October 2009)
English [PDF]
[SAC038]: Registrar Abuse Contacts (26 February 2009)
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF] 中文 [PDF] Français [PDF] Español [PDF] Русский [PDF] العربية [PDF]
[SAC037]: Display and usage of Internationalized Registration Data: Support for characters from local languages or scripts (21 April 2009)
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF] 中文 [PDF] Français [PDF] Español [PDF] Русский [PDF] العربية [PDF]
[SAC036]: SAC036a: Letter of Transmittal to ICANN Board, SSAC Comments on the Draft ICANN Strategic Plan for 2009-2012 (11 February 2009)
English- Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF]
SAC036b: SSAC Comments on the Draft ICANN Strategic Plan for 2009-2012 English [PDF]
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF]
[SAC035]: Test Report: DNSSEC Impact on Broadband Routers and Firewalls (16 September 2008)
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF] Summary Results [XLS] Detailed Results [XLS]
[SAC034]: Comment on the FY09 Operating Plan and Budget (20 June 2008)
English [PDF]
[SAC033]: Domain Name Registration Records and Directory Services (22 July 2008)
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF]
[SAC032]: Preliminary Report on DNS Response Modification (20 June 2008)
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF] Русский [PDF] العربية [PDF] 中文 [PDF]
[SAC031]: SSAC Review of the After Action Report for the gTLD Registry Failover Exercise conducted 24-25 January 2008 (23 April 2008)
English [PDF]
[SAC030]: Survey of DNSSEC Capable DNS Implementations
English [HTML]
[SAC029]: SSAC Endorsement of Proposed Amendment to the ORG registry agreement, Security Extensions for the DNS - DNSSEC (17 April 2008)
English [PDF]
[SAC028]: SSAC Advisory on Registrar Impersonation Phishing Attacks (26 May 2008)
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF] Français [PDF] Русский [PDF] العربية [PDF] 中文 [PDF]
[SAC027]: SSAC Comment to GNSO regarding WHOIS studies (7 February 2008)
English [PDF]
[SAC026]: SSAC Statement to ICANN and Community on Deployment of DNSSEC
30 January 2008) [English [PDF]
[SAC025]: Fast Flux Hosting and DNS (SAC025) (28 January 2008)
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF] Français [PDF] Español [PDF] Русский [PDF] العربية [PDF]
[SAC024]: Report on Domain Name Front Running
English [PDF]
[SAC023]: Is the WHOIS Service a Source for email Addresses for Spammers? (SAC023) (23 October 2007)
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF]
[SAC022]: Domain Name Front Running (SAC022, SAC024) (20 October 2007)
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF]
[SAC021]: Survey of IPv6 Support Among Commercial Firewalls (SAC021) (5 October 2007)
English [PDF]
[SAC020]: SSAC Response to IDN Program Director regarding ICANN's proposal for IDN deployment at the root level of the DNS (23 July 2007)
English [PDF]
[SAC019]: SSAC Response to Comment Sought on DNS Root Zone Glue Policy (16 March 2007)
English [PDF]
[SAC018]: Accommodating IP Version 6 Address Resource Records for the Root of the Domain Name System (23 March 2007)
English - Executive Summary [HTML] English [PDF]
[SAC017]: Testing Recursive Name Servers for IPv6 and EDNS0 Support (12 February 2007)
English [HTML]
[SAC016]: Testing Firewalls for IPv6 and EDNS0 Support (30 January 2007)
English [HTML]
[SAC015]: Why Top Level Domains Should Not Use Wildcard Resource Records (10 November 2006)
English [HTML]
[SAC014]: Information Gathering Using Domain Name Registration Records (28 September 2006)
English [PDF]
[SAC013]: SSAC Response to ICANN Letter re: Tralliance Proposed New Registry Service (6 September 2006)
English [HTML]
[SAC012]: SSAC Comments to the ICANN Board of Directors on Proposed Global Policy for Allocation of IPv6 Address Space (14 July 2006)
English [PDF]
[SAC011]: Problems caused by the non-renewal of a domain name associated with a DNS Name Server (7 July 2006)
English [PDF]
[SAC010]: Renewal Considerations for Domain Name Registrants (29 June 2006)
English [PDF] Español [PDF]
[SAC009]: Alternative TLD Name Systems and Roots: Conflict, Control and Consequences (SAC009) (31 March 2006)
English [PDF]
[SAC008]: DNS Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Attacks (SAC008) (31 March 2006)
English [PDF]
[SAC007]: Domain Name Hijacking Report (SAC007) (12 July 2005)
English [PDF]
[SAC006]: Redirection in the COM and NET Domains (9 July 2004)
English [PDF]
[SAC005]: DNS Infrastructure Recommendation (1 November 2003)
English [HTML] English [PDF]
[Comments]: Selection of New Sponsored TLDs
English [HTML]
[SAC004]: Securing The Edge (17 October 2002)
English [HTML] English [PDF]
[SAC003]: WHOIS Recommendation (1 December 2002)
English [HTML] English [PDF]
[SAC002]: ICANN DNS Security Update (4 January 2002)
English [HTML]
[SAC001]: DNS Security Reading List (November 2001)
English [HTML]

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