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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 1.4 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: December 28, 2015
Effective Date: December 1, 2015

Version 1.4 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: December 28, 2015
Effective Date: December 1, 2015

Version 1.4 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: December 28, 2015
Effective Date: December 1, 2015

Version 1.5 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: December 28, 2015
Effective Date: December 1, 2015

Version 1.5 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: December 28, 2015
Effective Date: December 1, 2015

DNSSEC Systrust Certification for the COM Zone, NET Zone, and EDU Zone is now in the Repository. This document is the DNSSEC Systrust Certification for the COM Zone, NET Zone, and EDU Zone for the period of December 1st, 2013 through November 30th, 2014.

Date of Publication: May 15, 2015
Effective Date: May 15, 2015

DNSSEC Systrust Certification for the Root Zone is now in the Repository. This document is the DNSSEC Systrust Certification for the Root Zone for the period of December 1st, 2013 through November 30th, 2014.

Date of Publication: May 15, 2015
Effective Date: May 15, 2015

DNSSEC Systrust Certification for the Managed DNSSEC and DNSSEC Cloud Signing Systems is now in the Repository. This document is the DNSSEC Systrust Certification for the Managed DNSSEC and DNSSEC Cloud Signing Systems for the period of December 1st, 2013 through November 30th, 2014.

Date of Publication: May 15, 2015
Effective Date: May 15, 2015

DNSSEC Systrust Certification for the TLD/GTLD Platform is now in the Repository. This document is the DNSSEC Systrust Certification for the Verisign TLD/GTLD platform for the period of December 1st, 2013 through November 30th, 2014.

Date of Publication: May 15, 2015
Effective Date: May 15, 2015

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: June 27, 2013
Effective Date: November 5th, 2012

Version 1.3 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: December 28, 2015
Effective Date: December 1, 2015