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Application Extended for the Second Security, Stability and Resiliency (SSR-2) Review Team - ICANN

14-Aug-2016 | Source : ICANN | Visits : 4603
LOS ANGELES - ICANN announced an extension of the application deadline for participation in the community-based team that will review the security, stability, and resiliency of the DNS. According to ICANN, experts in Internet unique identifiers, including; mitigating unique identifier abuse, registry and registration security and abuse, understanding of malware mitigations and abuse vectors, and incident response are highly desired. Geographic diversity will be taken into account when selecting SSR2 review team members.

The new deadline for submitting your application is 15 September 2016 at 23:59 UTC.

Call for Volunteers for the Second Security, Stability, and Resiliency of the DNS (SSR2) Review Team
As part of its existing Affirmation of Commitments (AoC) requirements, ICANN is seeking volunteers to serve on the Second Security, Stability, and Resiliency of the DNS Review Team (SSR2). Please refer to the Call for Volunteers for additional information, expertise needed, and instructions on how to apply for our review team. 

Candidates are asked to submit their applications to by 15 September 2016, 23:59 UTC.

Transition to New Bylaws
ICANN has recently adopted new Bylaws that are not yet effective that introduce new selection processes for AoC review teams, such as SSR2. Accordingly, the Call for Volunteers, as well as the timelines described below, may be updated by ICANN during this application period to reflect these new procedures, if and when they become effective.

Revised Targeted Timeline

Call for volunteers published 30 June 2016
EXTENSION Deadline to apply for Review Team 15 September 2016
Publication of Applicants 30 September 2016
Review Team selected and announced November 2016
1st Review Team meeting December 2016
Estimate for Final Report to be issued December 2017

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