Very neat news today out of ICANN. Whit Diffie is this monster figure in the crypto world — he’s one of the founding folks in that circle. He worked at Sun for ages and now he’s joining ICANN.
Click HERE for the ICANN press-release.
Click HERE for a starter-page at Wikipedia.
Click HERE to watch him on an episode of Cranky Geeks (with John Dvorak) to get a feel for what’s he’s like in person.
I’m really glad to hear that he’s joining the ICANN gang. It’ll give us some depth that we badly need in this area.