DNSSEC Overview for .GLOBAL

The Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC)

DNSSEC is a suite of Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) specifications for securing certain kinds of information provided by the Domain Name System (DNS) as used on Internet Protocol (IP) networks. It is a set of extensions to DNS which provide to DNS clients (resolvers) origin authentication of DNS data, authenticated denial of existence, and data integrity, but not availability or confidentiality.

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DNSSEC OVERVIEW FOR .GLOBAL

Field Name Valid Values Supported Required
Key Tag Inter between 0 and 65535 Y Y
Algorithm 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14 Y Y
Max Signature Life number >=1
default=3456000
N N
Digest 1, 2, 3, 4 Y Y
Digest Type 40 characters Y Y
Flags 0, 256, 257 Y Y
Protocols 3 Y Y
Public Key a base 64 value
Spaces are not allowed
Y Y

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