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VERISIGN DNSSEC PRACTICE UPDATES AND NOTICES

From time to time, Verisign may update the Verisign DNSSEC Practice Statements, Policies and other documents; and may otherwise need or desire to convey other important information. This DNSSEC Practices Updates and Notices Section provides a central location to communicate such information.

Version 1.3 of the DNSSEC Practice Statement for the Verisign MDNS Signing Service (PDF) is now in the Repository. This document is the DNSSEC Practice Statement for the Verisign MDNS Signing Service. It states the practices and provisions that are employed in providing Verisign MDNS Signing Service Signing and Zone distribution services that include, but are not limited to, issuing, managing, changing and distributing DNS keys.

Date of Publication: 30 November 2013
Effective Date: 11 November 2012

Version 1.3 of the Verisign DNSSEC Practice Statement for COM Zone (PDF) is now in the Repository. This document is the DNSSEC Policy and Practice Statement for the COM Zone. It states the practices and provisions that are employed in providing COM Zone Signing and Zone distribution services that include, but are not limited to, issuing, managing, changing and distributing DNS keys. Verisign operates the COM zone under contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers.

Date of Publication: 30 November 2013
Effective Date: 11 November 2012

Version 1.3 of the DNSSEC Practice Statement for the Verisign DNSSEC Signing Service (PDF) is now in the Repository. This document is the DNSSEC Practice Statement for the Verisign DNSSEC Signing Service. It states the practices and provisions that are employed in providing Verisign DNSSEC Signing Service Signing and Zone distribution services that include, but are not limited to, issuing, managing, changing and distributing DNS keys.

Date of Publication: 30 November 2013
Effective Date: 11 November 2012

Version 1.4 of the Verisign DNSSEC Practice Statement for NET Zone is now in the Repository. This document is the DNSSEC Policy and Practice Statement for the NET Zone. It states the practices and provisions that are employed in providing NET Zone Signing and Zone distribution services that include, but are not limited to, issuing, managing, changing and distributing DNS keys. Verisign operates the NET zone under contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers.

Date of Publication: 30 November 2013
Effective Date: 11 November 2012

Version 1.4 of the Verisign DNSSEC Practice Statement for EDU Zone (PDF) is now in the Repository. This document is the DNSSEC Policy and Practice Statement for the EDU Zone. It states the practices and provisions that are employed in providing EDU Zone Signing and Zone distribution services that include, but are not limited to, issuing, managing, changing and distributing DNS keys. Verisign operates the EDU zone on behalf of EDUCAUSE.

Date of Publication: 30 November 2013
Effective Date: 11 November 2012

DNSSEC Systryst Certification for the Root Zone, Com Zone, Net Zone, EDU Zone, Managed DNSSEC and DNSSEC Cloud Signing Systems is now in the Repository. This document is the DNSSEC Systrust Certification for the Root Zone, Com Zone, Net Zone, EDU Zone, Managed DNSSEC and Cloud Signing Systems for the period of 1 December 2011 to 30 November 2012.

Date of Publication: 15 June 2013
Effective Date: 15 June 2013

Revision 1527 of the Verisign DNSSEC Practices Statement for the Root Zone ZSK Operator (PDF) is now in the Repository. This document is the DNSSEC Practice Statement (DPS) for the Root Zone Zone Signing Key (ZSK) operator. It states the practices and provisions that are used to provide Root Zone Zone Signing and Zone distribution services. These include, but are not limited to: issuing, managing, changing and distributing DNS keys in accordance with the specific requirements of the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Date of Publication: 27 June 2013
Effective Date: 5 November 2012

Version 1.2 of the Verisign DNSSEC Practice Statement for TLD/ GTLD platform (PDF) is now in the Repository. This document is the DNSSEC Practice Statement for the Verisign TLD/GTLD platform. It states the practices and provisions that are employed in providing Verisign TLD/GTLD Zone Signing and Zone distribution services that include, but are not limited to, issuing, managing, changing, and distributing DNS keys.

Date of Publication: November 26, 2014
Effective Date: November 26, 2014