The protocol will guarantee the authenticity of the mechanism that converts human-friendly Internet addresses to the IP numeric address system.
Federal officials are poised to implement DNSSEC across the .gov domain by the end of 2009, but is the government in over its head?
Republican head of House cybersecurity panel warns that Stop Online Piracy Act could imperil efforts to make domain names more secure.
Domain name honcho Nominet proposes shorter domains ending in .uk instead of .co.uk, complete with extra security features.
Vint Cerf, the legendary computer scientist known as one of the fathers of the Internet, warns Rep. Lamar Smith that his bill will be ineffective and dangerous.
Security researcher envisions a top-level domain designed with security in mind for safer Web browsing.
The Stop Online Piracy Act is "unlikely to be effective," says official from Sandia National Laboratories, part of the U.S. Department of Energy.
Foes of the controversial copyright bill are rallying opponents ranging from Internet engineers to libertarians to legal scholars.
Cyber security is a growing problem that threatens the U.S. economy, and FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski says broadband providers can help protect the public.
New protocol will guarantee the origin and integrity of Domain Name System data for .com and .net, company says.