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119all Official communication about IETF 119
119attendees Mailing list for IETF 119 attendees
119-newparticipants Mailing list for New Participants at IETF 119
3gv6 This mailing list is intended for discussions relating to the use of IPv6 in cellular networks.
6band 6lo Bootstrapping, Access for Networked Devices
6gip IP Issues in 6th Generation Mobile Network System (6gip)
aaa-doctors AAA Doctors E-mail List
abnf-discuss General discussion about tools, activities and capabilities involving the ABNF meta-language
admin-discuss Discussion list for IETF LLC administrative issues
ai-control AI Control
aidc Data Center Networking for AI Clusters
alldispatch Alldispatch
anrp-select This is a private list used by the selection committee for the Applied Networking Research Prize (ANRP).
anrw-sc ANRW workshop series steering committee
anrw-tpc ANRW workshop series technical program committee
antitrust-policy Discuss the need for an antitrust or competition policy for the IETF.
apn Application-aware Networking
appsdir Apps Area Review List
arc Authenticated Received Chain (ARC) protocol
architecture-discuss open discussion forum for long/wide-range architectural issues
ark Archival Resource Key
art Applications and Real-Time Area Discussion
atn Aeronautical Telecommunications Network
auth48archive Archiving AUTH48 exchanges between the RFC Production Center, the authors, and other related parties
bec BEC - Beyond Edge Computing
bgp-autoconf BGP autoconfiguration design team discussion list
bundled-domain-names Discussion of "bundled domain names"
ccg IANA IPR Community Coordination Group
cdni-footprint CDNI Footprint and Capabilities Advertisement
cfbl Discussions mailing list about Complaint Feedback Loop Address Header
channel-binding IANA Expert Review: Discussion of channel binding IANA registry requests and specifications
codesprints List for coordinating (and following up on) codesprint activities
codestand-develop "Discussion forum for the planning, coordination, and development of CodeStand"
collation IANA Expert Review: Collation registration and discussion (see RFC 4790)
companions IETF Meeting Companions List
core-parameters IANA Expert Review: Expert review of CoAP parameters.
crypto-panel Crypto Review Panel review coordination
cwp Certificates without PKIX
cwt-reg-review IANA Expert Review: CWT Registry Review
dcpel Mailing list for possible diffserv control plane elements WG
dcrouting Routing in the Data Center: discussions about problems, requirements and potential solutions.
dcrup DKIM Crypto Update
dd DNS Delegation
deepspace IP protocol stack in deep space
detnet-dp-dt DetNet WG Data Plane Design Team (inactive)
detnet-edp-dt DetNet WG Enhanced Data Plane Design Team
diem Discussion of digital emblems
dir-coord This is an e-mail alias for the organisers of IETF directorates.
diversity Diversity open mailing list
dlnex Discussion of reliable and deterministic latency attributes
dlt-networking DLT Networking
dmarc-report Archive of DMARC reports for domain
dnsdir DNS Directorate
dns-rrtype-applications IANA Expert Review: List to send new DNS RRtype template applications
dnssec-bootstrapping Authenticated Bootstrapping of DNSSEC Delegations
dtn-interest The Delay-Tolerant Networking Research Group (DTNRG) - Announce.
dyncast Dynamic Anycast
e2ee Discussion of the definition of end-to-end encryption.
ecn-in-quic ECN in the QUIC protocol discussion list.
ehip Discuss methods to protect email senders and receivers from disclosure of email headers to observers.
eligibility-discuss IETF eligibility procedures
endymail End-to-end email security/privacy improvements
enterprise Discussions about enterprise networking specific scenarios and deployment problems
eodir Education & Outreach Directorate
etosat The EToSat list is a non-WG mailing list used to discuss performance implications of running encrypted transports such as QUIC over satellite.
explicit-meas This mailing list is intended for discussions relating to Explicit Flow Measurements Techniques.
fdt Mailing list for the discussion of the use of formal description techniques in IETF documents
fecframe-proto Fecframe protocol design team
feeds Web Feeds
flexip Flexible Internet addressing and Flexible routing
forces-protocol forces-protocol
gdpr-response-team GDPR Response Team
gen-art GEN-ART: General Area Review Team
gen-art-private Private GEN-ART list
github-admin Administation of IETF GitHub repositories
hackathon Discussion regarding past, present, and future IETF hackathons.
ham-ag HAM Radio Operators Affiliate Group
hiaps Host Identification, Address and Prefix Sharing in Wi-Fi Access (hiaps)
hls-interest Discussions about HTTP Live Streaming (HLS).
homesec-dt 'Advanced' Home Gateway Security Design Team List
hotrfc HotRFC Lightning Talk submission list
i18ndir Internationalization Directorate
iab Internet Architecture Board (IAB)
iab-stream Target for IAB Stream emails
iaoc-rps Remote Participation Services Subcommittee mailing list
ibnemo Discussion of Nemo, an intent-based North Bound (NB) interface consisting of an application protocol running over HTTP (RESTful interfaces) to exchange intent-based primitives between applications and meta-controllers controlling virtual network resources
icalendar iCalendar
ice-issues Announce-only list for activity on the ICE working group's issue list
id-align Identity Alignment
i-d-announce Internet Draft Announcements only
ideas Discussions relating to the development, clarification, and implementation of control-plane infrastructures and functionalities in ID enabled networks.
ideas-discuss Ideas-discuss
idna-update Internationalized Domain Names in Applications (IDNA) implementation and update discussions
idnet The IDNet (Intelligence-Defined Network)
iesg-agenda-dist Distribution of IESG agendas
ietf IETF-Discussion. This is the most general IETF mailing list, intended for discussion of technical, procedural, operational, and other topics for which no dedicated mailing lists exist.
ietf-822 Discussion of issues related to Internet Message Format [RFC 822, RFC 2822, RFC 5322]
ietf-and-github Discussion of using GitHub in IETF activities, particularly for Working Groups
ietf-announce IETF announcement list. No discussions.
ietf-community-india List for IETF participants from India that is used to coordinate events internal to India.
ietf-cycling Discussion list for finding good routes around IETF meeting venues for cycling, and for sharing cycling-related experiences with IETF participants
ietf-hub-boston For IETFers in the Boston area.
ietf-languages IANA Expert Review: Review of requests for language tag registration according to BCP 47 (RFC 4646)
ietf-mentoring-discuss This mailing list is set up to discuss issues and suggestions related to the IETF mentoring program. It is open any one interested.
ietf-message-headers Discussion list for header fields used in Internet messaging applications.
ietfmibs IETF MIB Discussion list
ietf-nomcom Discussions of possible revisions to the NomCom process
ietf-outcomes IETF Outcomes Wiki discussion list
ietf-privacy Internet Privacy Discussion List
ietf-rfps IETF RFPs
ietf-runners A list for IETF runners.
ietf-sailors Discussion list to plan sailing events collocated with IETF meetings.
ietf-smtp Discussion of issues related to Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) [RFC 821, RFC 2821, RFC 5321]
ietf-sow SOW Feedback List
igmp-mld-bis IGMPv3/MLDv2
ima EAI (Email Address Internationalization)
imap5 Discussion on drastically slimming-down IMAP.
independent Discussion of RFC Editor independent submissions proposal
int-area IETF Internet Area WG Mailing List
int-dir This list is for discussion between the members of the Internet Area directorate.
iot-directorate Mailing list for the IoT Directorate Members
iot-onboarding Discussion of IoT onboarding mechanisms
ipdir Internet Area IP Directorate
ippm-ioam-ix-dt IPPM iOAM Immediate Export (IX) design team
ipr-announce For keeping updated on new IETF IPR disclosures
ipr-wg IPR-WG
irsg This is the IRSG private list. It consists of the IRTF Chair, the IAB Chair, IRTF Research Group Chairs, and IRSG At-Large members.
irtf-announce IRTF-Announce
iucg internet users contributing group
jose-reg-review IANA Expert Review: The JSON Web Algorithm standard (RFC 7518) establishes this email list for designated experts to discuss proposed changes, additions, and removals to the set of algorithms in the JSON Object Signing and Encryption (JOSE) registry
jwt-reg-review IANA Expert Review: Expert review of proposed IANA registrations for JSON Web Token (JWT) claims.
l4s-discuss Low Latency, Low Loss, Scalable Throughput (L4S)
last-call IETF Last Calls
legal To bring legal matters to the attention of the IETF
link-relations Discussion of registration requests for link relation types
llc-board-ed-secretariat LLC Board and support staff
llc-consultation A list for IETF LLC community consultation
lln-futures Low power/Lossy Networks Futures
loi-requests Letters of Invite Requestors
lsd Loosely-coupled SIP Devices (LSD) working group discussion list
lucid Locale-free UniCode Identifiers (LUCID)
mailsec Email Security Issues
mavs Multiprovider End-to-end VPN Services
mcast-wifi Discussions related to issues with multicast in 802.11 Wi-Fi networks & solutions/optimizations targeted at resolving these issues.
media-feature-tags discussion of media feature tags
medup Missing Elements for Decentralized and Usable Privacy
mentoring-coordinators IETF Mentoring Coordinators
metaverse Metaverse Discussion
mib-doctors MIB Doctors list
middisc Discussions on TCP option for middlebox discovery.
mif-arch-dt MIF Architecture Design Team mailing list
mod-discuss Discussion list for IETF moderation policies and practices
mpls-tp-manage IETF and ITU-T management of the MPLS-TP project
mpvdapi Multiple Provisioning Domain Architecture API design
msec Multicast Security List
msr6 Multicast Source Routing IPv6
mtg-guests For communication between the traveling companions (friends, family) of IETF meeting attendees.
mtgvenue List for email discussion of the IETF meeting venue selection process.
mud Discussion of Manufacturer Ussage Descriptions
multiformats Discussion related to the various Multiformats data formats
multimobsec-api Multihoming, mobility and security APIs
nasr Network Attestation for Secure Routing
netconf-next-dt NETCONF Next Design Team
nethistory Matching net historical materials with institutions that may preserve them
netmod-ds-dt Updated YANG Datastore Design Team Mailing list
netmod-ver-dt NetMod WG YANG Model Versioning Design Team
netslices This list is intended for discussion and review of network slicing at IETF.
network-tokens Discussion list for network tokens
newsclips IETF News Clips
new-wg-docs New (-00) Working Group Documents
new-work Early exchange of information about new work in SDOs
nfvcon NFV (Network Function Virtualization) Configuration and Modeling
nipc non-IP control
no-draft-expiry No draft expiry
nsaas *NSaaS: Network Security as a Service mailing list*
nsis-imp List for implementation questions for NSIS protocols
ntdp define standards for the purpose of scripting of network testing equipment
nvo3-dt-encap Private mailing list for internal NVO3 Encapsulation Design Team discussions
oauth-ext-review IANA Expert Review: Review of proposed IANA registrations for OAuth.
oauth-security-reports Information about security vulnerabilities concerning the OAuth specifications and OAuth implementations
old-nomcom-chairs Old NomCom Chairs
omcast pre-BOF overlay multicast discussions
openpgp-dt OpenPGP working group design team
openv6 Openv6 discussion list
ops-area OPS Area e-mail list
ops-dir Ops Directorate
ops-nm OPS Area NM e-mail list
p2psip Peer-to-Peer SIP working group discussion list
pdap Personal Digital Agent Protocol
peppermint Provisioning Extensions in Peering Registries for Multimedia INTerconnection
pidloc Issues in hardware based Internet of Things authentication
pilots-ag IETF Pilots Affiliate Group
pm-dir Performance Metrics Directorate Discussion list
pntaw Discussion list for practices related to proxies, NATs, TURN, and WebRTC
pop3ext Discussion of extensions and updates to Post Office Protocol (POP3)
ports-team-internal Ports Team Internal Discussion
qlog qlog logging format
qos_inband Discussion of in-band methods for Quality-of-service signaling
quic-issues Notification list for GitHub issues related to the QUIC WG
rdma-cc-interest Congestion Control for Large Scale HPC/RDMA Data Centers
recentattendees Recent IETF Attendees
recipe RECIPE (Reducing Energy Consumption with Internet Protocols Exploration)
remote-mentors List for IETF remote mentors.
restconf-next-dt RESTCONF Next Design Team
rfc-dist RFC Announcements
rfc-editor-rfi RFC Editor RFI Discussion
rfc-interest A list for discussion of the RFC series and RFC Editor functions.
rfc-markdown rfc-markdown is a discussion list for people writing I-Ds and RFCs in Markdown and the authors of the tools used for that.
rfp-announce Announcement of IETF RFPs
rohc Robust Header Compression
roll-bier-dt ROLL WG Design Team for bitstring addressing. See
rosa Routing on Service Addresses
routing-discussion Routing Area General Discussion list
rpat RFC Production Advisory Team - Provides operational advice to the RFC Production Center
rsab RFC Series Approval Board (RSAB)
rtg-bfd RTG Area: Bidirectional Forwarding Detection DT
rtg-dir Routing Area Directorate
rtg-dt-encap-considerations Routing Area Design Team on Encapsulation Considerations discussion list
rtg-dt-yang-arch Routing Area Yang Architecture Design Team
rtg-mibs Routing MIB experts
rtg-ooam-dt List is used by the Routing Area Overlay OAM Design team for internal coordination and discussion
rtg-open-source Discussion and collaboration for Open Source efforts related to the Routing Area
rt-media-ng Discussion of new architecture and protocol updates to Real-Time Media (Voice and Video) over IP
sat-int Discussion of the IETF technologies for satellite networking for NTN integration for 5G and Beyond.
scsn Scalable Clock Synchronization Network- Discussion of Scalable Clock Synchronization Network.
scuba-ag IETF SCUBA Diving Affiliate Group
sdp-directorate-private Private mailing list for administrative discussions of the members of the SDP directorate.
sdwan-sec Handling IPsec configurations in large scale SD-WAN deployment with constrained resources
secdir Security Area Directorate
secretariat-2012 Discussion of the 2012 Secretariat SOW
shutup SMTP Headers Unhealthy To User Privacy
sipapis Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) for Rich Internet Applications (RIA) discussion list.
skex Symmetric Key Exchange
smart Stopping Malware And Researching Threats
smartobjectdir Smart Object Directorate
smartobject-interest Discussion of Smart Objects
snmp-tlstm-reg-review IANA Expert Review: SNMP TLSTM Registration Review
solace "Smart Object Lifecycle Architecture for Constrained Environments" discussion list
sop Service Orchestration and Desciption for Cloud Services
spkm Low Infrastructure Public Key GSS mechanism
srcomp Compressed SRv6 SID Design Team
ssh The SSH mail list will allow discussions on improving aspects of the Secure Shell (SSH) protocol.
ssh-reg-review IANA Expert Review: Secure Shell Registration Review
story-telling-ag IETF Story-Telling
systers List for organising BoFs and other events related to the participation of women in the IETF standards process.
tae Transport Architecture Evolution
tao-discuss Discussion of the Tao of the IETF
tcpprague To coordinate implementation and standardisation of TCP Prague across platforms. TCP Prague will be an evolution of DCTCP designed to live alongside other TCP variants and derivatives.
tdd Technology Deep Dives
teaching List to discuss freely available college and university course materials that help educators teach Internet technology.
terminology Effective Terminology in IETF Documents
tlp-interest Discussion of proposed revisions to the Trust Legal Provisions
tls-reg-review IANA Expert Review: TLS REVIEW
tools-discuss IETF Tools Discussion
tools-help Tools-help
training-wgchairs WGChairs Training
transport-nbi-dt Transport Network Controller Northbound Interface Design Team
travel-grants-commitee IRTF Travel Grants Committee
tsv-art Transport Area Review Team
tsv-triage TSV Triage Team
tzdist-bis Extensions to Time Zone Data Distribution Service
tzdist-service IANA Expert Review: Discussion of Time Zone Distribution Service registration requests
uri-review IANA Expert Review: Proposed URI Schemes
vmeet IETF remote participation meeting services discussion
vpn4dc Discussion of requirements and solutions for establishing end-to-end IP connectivity through tVPNs for data center and cloud services
wax Web Attribute Exchange
webauthn-reg-review IANA Expert Review: Registration requests should be sent to the mailing list described in [draft-hodges-webauthn-registries, Section 17].
webfinger Discussion of the Webfinger protocol proposal in the Applications Area
wellknown-uri-review IANA Expert Review: Well-Known URI review list
wgguide Discussion of IETF Working Group Guidelines and Procedures
witarea Web and Internet Transport (WIT) Area
xml2rfc XML2RFC discussion list
yang-doctors Email list of the yang-doctors directorate
yang-multicast YANG Multicast