Workshop and Prize on Root Causes and Mitigation of Name Collisions (WPNC)

WPNC14, March 8-10, 2014

N = Peer-reviewed paper Non-Competition Track
C = Peer-reviewed paper Competition Track

Saturday, March 8th

5:00pm-7:00pm: Welcome Reception, Windsor Suite, East Wing, 2nd Lower Ground Floor

Sunday, March 9th

8:00am-9:00am: Breakfast, Buckingham Room
9:00am-10:15am: Welcome and Keynote Session, Blenheim Room - video
  • Workshop Welcome, Burt Kaliski
  • Bruce Schneier, Keynote: Keeping an Eye on Name Collisions
10:15am-10:30am: Refreshments Break
10:30am-12:00pm: Research Session I, Blenheim Room - video
  • Matt Thomas and Andrew Simpson: Analysis Techniques for Determining Cause and Ownership of DNS Queries (N) - slides | paper
  • Colin Strutt, Invited Talk: Looking at as a proxy for .corp - slides
  • Jim Reid, Analysing the Use of the RA and RD bits in Queries to Root Servers (C) - slides | paper
12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch, Buckingham Room
1:00pm-2:30pm: Research Session II, Blenheim Room - video
  • Geoff Huston, Invited Talk: Measuring DNS Behaviour from the End User Perspective - slides
  • Matt Thomas, Yannis Labrou, and Andrew Simpson, The Effectiveness of Block Lists in Preventing Collisions (N) - slides | paper
2:30pm-2:45pm: Refreshments Break
2:45pm-3:15pm: Keith Mitchell, Invited Talk: DNS-OARC - Moderator: Anne-Marie Eklund Löwinder, Blenheim Room - slides | video
3:15pm-4:30pm: Panel - Internet Engineering and Standards Considerations Suzanne Woolf (Moderator), Peter Koch, Olaf Kolkman, Warren Kumari, and John Levine, Blenheim Room - overview slides | slides | video
4:30pm-5:00pm: Day 1 Wrap-Up Session, Blenheim Room - video

Monday, March 10th

8:00am-9:00am: Breakfast, Buckingham Room
9:00am-10:30am: Research Session III, Blenheim Room - video
  • Paul Hoffman, Invited Talk: Name Collision Mitigation for Enterprise Networks - slides
  • Casey Deccio and Duane Wessels, What's in a Name (Collision): Modeling and Quantifying Collision Potential (N) - slides | paper
  • Andrew Simpson, Detecting Search Lists in Authoritative DNS (N) - slides | paper
10:30am-10:45am: Refreshments Break
10:45am-12:20pm: Name Collisions Management Framework Session, Blenheim Room - video
  • Moderator: Olaf Kolkman
  • Jeff Schmidt, Framework Presentation (60 minutes, including clarification questions) - slides
  • Group Comments and Discussion (35 minutes) – including brief (1-3 slide) discussion talks
12:20pm-1:15pm: Lunch, Buckingham Room
1:15pm-1:45pm: Workshop Wrap-Up and Next Steps Blenheim Room - video
  • Group Comments and Discussion – Moderator, Burt Kaliski
1:45pm-3:00pm: Networking Session & Sweets and Coffee Available