Meet Our New Policy Development Process
The ARIN Board of Trustees recently voted to adopt a new Policy Development Process (PDP), which supersedes the previous version and is in effect as of 1 May 2023. ARIN’s Policy Analyst, Eddie Diego, explains the changes to the process along with why and how these revisions were made.
ARIN Meets ‘SOC 2’ Industry Standard for Security Compliance
ARIN has successfully completed the Service Organization Control (SOC 2) Type 1 audit certification. Our Chief Information Security Officer, Christian Johnson, explores what that means, how and why we earned it, and the next steps in ARIN’s continual effort to maximize security.
Two-Factor Authentication Now Enforced
As of 1 February 2023, ARIN requires two-factor authentication for all ARIN Online accounts. If you have not yet enabled 2FA, or you would like to switch authentication methods, check out these helpful notes, reminders, and tips to ensure this change is not interruptive to your account access.
Introducing Security Keys for Two-Factor Authentication
With the recent addition of FIDO2/Passkey-enabled security keys as an option for two-factor authentication in ARIN Online, those unfamiliar with using security keys may have questions about how they work. Craig Fager, ARIN’s Technical Writer, provides an introduction to this technology and explains how to implement it for your account.
Top 10 Most Popular Blog Posts of 2022
Before the new year gets into full swing, we wanted to take a moment to look back on the most popular content we shared in 2022. Here's a snapshot of what you, our readers, enjoyed the most on the ARIN Blog last year.
Celebrating ARIN’s 25th Anniversary
Happy 25th anniversary to ARIN! We couldn’t have made it to this milestone without our amazing community and staff. See how we’ve been celebrating with 25 Days of ARIN facts and figures.
Changes Coming to ARIN’s Reg-RWS API Keys for Increased Security
ARIN will be making changes to Registration RESTful Service (Reg-RWS) API keys to increase our level of security and prevent bad actors from accessing or manipulating your valuable data. Find out what to expect when they go into effect on 3 January 2023.
Verisign Signs on as ARIN’s First Paid Premier Support Plan Customer
With our Premier Support Plan (PSP) now open to resource holders of all sizes, Verisign has signed on as its first paid customer. We welcome them to the plan and find out why they chose to enroll.
ARIN Achieves NRO RDAP Profile Conformance
With our most recent deployment, ARIN now fully conforms with the NRO RDAP Profile, which will make our customers’ experience with this service more consistent and simplified globally.
The Best of the Blog: 2021
Before we look ahead to a shiny new year, we wanted to take a moment to look back on the best of the blog in 2021. Here's a snapshot of what you, our readers, enjoyed the most on the ARIN Blog last year.
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