Domain Names under ICANN: Technical Management or Policy Chokepoint

  title={Domain Names under ICANN: Technical Management or Policy Chokepoint},
  author={Michael Froomkin and R. Sexton and K. Auerbach and Jerry Berman and Amadeu Abril},
  booktitle={CFP '00},
Domain name management can be regarded as strictly an issue oftechnical stability, or can also be seen as a potential chokepointin an otherwise open, decentralized medium. In this panel, privacyadvocates and technical experts will discuss the potentialbottlenecks for free expression and privacy, such as the WhoisDatabase, and possible technical alternatives to domain names, suchas identifiers, in light of the current controversy over the properrole of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names… Expand

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