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Identifier Systems SSR Activities Reporting

20 June 2015
By and Dave Piscitello

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As part of our continuing commitment to transparency and accountability, the Identifier Systems SSR department is pleased to publish our activities report for the first half of 2015 (1H 2015).

Our activities reports describe the activities we perform to maintain the security, stability, and resiliency of the Internet's global identifier systems. These activities include collaboration with ICANN, security and operations, and public safety communities, where our staff serves several roles.

Depending on the engagement or request, our staff

  • offers security or Identifier System subject matter expertise,
  • facilitates cooperative action among ICANN and other communities to maintain Identifier System SSR,
  • conducts research, or
  • supports the daily efforts of security or operations communities to mitigate the misuse or harmful use of the Identifier System or domain name registration services.

The 1H 2015 activities report highlights our collaboration and stakeholder activities from January 1 through June 15, 2014. We summarize activities we perform as part of our identifier system SSR threat awareness and preparedness remit. We provide progress reports on analytics or productivity improvement projects as well.

Our 1H 2015 report is available here [PDF, 2.85 MB].

The 2H 2014 report is available here [PDF, 328 KB].

The 1H 2014 report is available here [PDF, 73 KB].

Please contact John Crain or Dave Piscitello with questions, comments or suggestions.


John Crain

John Crain

SVP & Chief Technology Officer

Dave Piscitello