I'm Shumon Huque, a software engineer and technologist. You can read more about me here.

Recent Posts

Website Reboot

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It’s finally time to redo my website a bit.

RFC 9102 Published (TLS DNSSEC Chain)

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RFC 9102: “TLS DNSSEC Chain Extension”, was finally published as “experimental” – a few years after a long, acrimonious battle in the IETF TLS WG to get it p...

Swedish Internet Foundation on Multi-Signer

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The Swedish Internet Foundation published an article yesterday, “Solving the decade old problem with Multi-Signer DNSSEC”, mentioning my work and collaborat...

ICANN70 DNSSEC Panel

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Recording of the ICANN70 DNSSEC Panel, in which I participated.

RFC 8901 published

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Multi-Signer DNSSEC Models has just been published as RFC 8901.

DANE library in Go

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I’ve developed a DANE TLS authentication library in Go recently, which is available on Github:

Iterative DNS resolution testing tool

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Since I’ve been trapped at home due to the pandemic and have more free time, I’ve recently enhanced my command line iterative DNS resolution testing tool, “r...

Delegation Revalidation by DNS Resolvers

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I’ve been working recently on a new IETF draft document on Delegation Revalidation by DNS Resolvers, with collaborators Paul Vixie, CEO of Farsight Security,...

Multi-Signer DNSSEC Models approved as RFC

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The Multi-Signer DNSSEC Models draft that I’ve been working on for the past couple of years, has been approved by the IESG (Internet Engineering Steering Gro...

NS1 Press Release on Multi-Signer DNSSEC

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DNS Company, NS1 today issued a press release on their collaboration with Salesforce (my employer) on the specification and implementation of Multi-Signer DN...

APNIC DANE blog

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APNIC invited me to write a guest article for their blog, elaborating on my ‘Whither DANE’ lighting talk at the DNS-OARC 30 workshop in May. It just went up ...

Whither DANE?

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At the recent DNS-OARC workshop, I gave a short talk on current prospects for DANE adoption. This generated a fair amount of subsequent discusion and comment...

San Diego Trip

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I was in San Diego for a few days. The first day I visited the San Diego zoo, widely considered to be one the best. The second day I rented a car and drove o...

Banff and Jasper Vacation

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We visited Banff and Jasper National Parks in the Canadian Rockies earlier this month. It was unusually cool for this time of year, even for the Canadian Roc...

IETF102 and Montreal

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I was in Montreal this month to attend IETF102 and several side meetings just before it.

Volunteer Time at Spirit Open Equestrian

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With work colleagues, I recently did some volunteering work at a local non-profit, Spirit Open Equestrian, which offers numerous healing programs involving t...

Around London with my brother

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I’ve been in London for nearly a week and a half for the IETF 101 meeting, and stayed the weekend after to visit and catch up with my (many) relatives here. ...

Arecibo Observatory

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I’m in Puerto Rico for the DNS-OARC Workshop and ICANN 61 meeting. Yesterday, with some conference friends, we visited the world famous Arecibo Observatory. ...

Website reboot

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I’ve redone my website, something I’ve been planning to do for quite a while. I’m now using the Pelican static site generator. Over the next few days, I will...