We reached to thirteen! .uy signed DNSSEC

.UY became the 13rd LACTLD member to sign the zone (and number 14 from Latin America and the Caribbean) on August 4 when it performed the key signing generation ceremony for the new secure translation service for Internet domain names (DNSSEC).

DNSSEC security extensions, incorporate the digital signature of data for translation, guaranteeing their authenticity and integrity, helping to prevent attacks during the name translation (DNS).

.ar; .aw; .br; .bz; .cl; .co; .cr; .hn; .mx; .pe; .pr; .tt and .uy are the twelve LACTLD members of LACTLD that complete the list.

To see ISOC`s ccTLD maps that show DNSSEC status regionaly and worldwide click here