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Christian Huitema

After working a long time in the software industry, and participating to the development of the Internet since the 80's, Christian Huitema retired from Microsoft in September 2016. He is not actually retired, doing consulting work through his company, "Private Octopus Inc", working in the IETF on privacy issues and the QUIC protocol.

Roles

Role Group Email
Member Nominating Committee 2021/2022 (nomcom2021) huitema@huitema.net
Reviewer Security Area Directorate (secdir) huitema@huitema.net

RFCs (32)

RFC Date Title Cited by
RFC 1383 Dec 1992 An Experiment in DNS Based IP Routing 4 RFCs
RFC 1438 Apr 1993 Internet Engineering Task Force Statements Of Boredom (SOBs)
RFC 1481 Jul 1993 IAB Recommendation for an Intermediate Strategy to Address the Issue of Scaling 3 RFCs
RFC 1601 Mar 1994 Charter of the Internet Architecture Board (IAB) 15 RFCs
RFC 1602 Mar 1994 The Internet Standards Process -- Revision 2 35 RFCs
RFC 1636 Jun 1994 Report of IAB Workshop on Security in the Internet Architecture - February 8-10, 1994 10 RFCs
RFC 1715 Nov 1994 The H Ratio for Address Assignment Efficiency 7 RFCs
RFC 1796 Apr 1995 Not All RFCs are Standards 5 RFCs
RFC 1886 Dec 1995 DNS Extensions to support IP version 6 11 RFCs
RFC 2032 Oct 1996 RTP Payload Format for H.261 Video Streams 12 RFCs
RFC 2705 Oct 1999 Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP) Version 1.0 10 RFCs
RFC 2874 Jul 2000 DNS Extensions to Support IPv6 Address Aggregation and Renumbering 20 RFCs
RFC 2885 Aug 2000 Megaco Protocol version 0.8 5 RFCs
RFC 3015 Nov 2000 Megaco Protocol Version 1.0 13 RFCs
RFC 3068 Jun 2001 An Anycast Prefix for 6to4 Relay Routers 24 RFCs
RFC 3194 Nov 2001 The H-Density Ratio for Address Assignment Efficiency An Update on the H ratio 5 RFCs
RFC 3428 Dec 2002 Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Extension for Instant Messaging 44 RFCs
RFC 3489 Mar 2003 STUN - Simple Traversal of User Datagram Protocol (UDP) Through Network Address Translators (NATs) 32 RFCs
RFC 3596 Oct 2003 DNS Extensions to Support IP Version 6 46 RFCs
RFC 3605 Oct 2003 Real Time Control Protocol (RTCP) attribute in Session Description Protocol (SDP) 26 RFCs
RFC 3750 Apr 2004 Unmanaged Networks IPv6 Transition Scenarios 3 RFCs
RFC 3879 Sep 2004 Deprecating Site Local Addresses 14 RFCs
RFC 3904 Sep 2004 Evaluation of IPv6 Transition Mechanisms for Unmanaged Networks 5 RFCs
RFC 4380 Feb 2006 Teredo: Tunneling IPv6 over UDP through Network Address Translations (NATs) 49 RFCs
RFC 6052 Oct 2010 IPv6 Addressing of IPv4/IPv6 Translators 50 RFCs
RFC 7624 Aug 2015 Confidentiality in the Face of Pervasive Surveillance: A Threat Model and Problem Statement 12 RFCs
RFC 7844 May 2016 Anonymity Profiles for DHCP Clients 15 RFCs
RFC 8117 Mar 2017 Current Hostname Practice Considered Harmful 3 RFCs
RFC 8744 Jul 2020 Issues and Requirements for Server Name Identification (SNI) Encryption in TLS 2 RFCs
RFC 8882 Sep 2020 DNS-Based Service Discovery (DNS-SD) Privacy and Security Requirements
RFC 8963 Jan 2021 Evaluation of a Sample of RFCs Produced in 2018
RFC 9250 May 2022 DNS over Dedicated QUIC Connections 2 RFCs

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