DNSSEC @ Mozilla

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Accepted Session
Short Form
Scheduled: Tuesday, June 21, 2011 from 1:30 – 2:15pm in B301

Excerpt

As the Internet world moves slowly towards implementing DNSSEC, this session aims to start at the basics of DNSSEC and goes on to discuss implementation details as well as best practices, some of the most common mistakes that happen during and after deployments and finally what’s in store for the near future.

Description

The session will discuss the following topics :

Basics
Introduction to DNSSEC
Why DNSSEC is needed
New RR records – DNSKEY, DS, NSEC and RRSIG
Keys
Relationship between the new RR records and keys aka Chain of Trust[demo]

Implementation
Things to consider before you implement
Setup at Mozilla, before and after
Commands
Config changes
Steps to switch
Verification [demo]
Possible issues to be aware of

Errors
Mistakes I made, and you shouldn’t

The Future
Where we stand with DNSSEC today
Possible issues that delay DNSSEC implementation
Data from Mozilla (before and after DNSSEC)
Possible changes to Firefox/Other Software

Speaking experience

Speaker

  • Shyam dec 2010 usa

    Shyam Mani

    Mozilla Corporation

    Biography

    Based out of Singapore, Shyam [pronounced sha-am] is a systems administrator on the Mozilla IT team and gets to break most things at work. A geek at heart, he’s a part time Gentoo developer, loves photography, biking as well as motorsport and was a race official in the 2010 Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix and the 2011 Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix.

    Sessions

      • Title: DNSSEC @ Mozilla
      • Track: Cooking
      • Room: B301
      • Time: 1:302:15pm
      • Excerpt:

        As the Internet world moves slowly towards implementing DNSSEC, this session aims to start at the basics of DNSSEC and goes on to discuss implementation details as well as best practices, some of the most common mistakes that happen during and after deployments and finally what’s in store for the near future.

      • Speakers: <a href="/users/784">Shyam Mani</a>