SECSAC to Verisign: Stop this.

ICANN’s Security and Stability Advisory Committee has issued some recommendations on sitefinder: Recognizing the concerns about the wildcard service, we call on VeriSign to voluntarily suspend the service and participate in the various review proc…

ICANN’s Security and Stability Advisory Committee has issued some recommendations on sitefinder: Recognizing the concerns about the wildcard service, we call on VeriSign to voluntarily suspend the service and participate in the various review processes now underway. We call on ICANN to examine the procedures for changes in service, including provisions to protect users from abrupt changes in service.Also, the committee is soliciting input on practical security and stability implications, to be sent to secsac-comments@icann.org.