NYSERNet joins global initiative MANRS

Syracuse, NY (March 31, 2022) — NYSERNet is proud to announce it has become a member of The Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS). MANRS is a global initiative supported by the Internet Society, to greatly improve the security and resilience of the Internet’s global routing system. The MANRS initiative was created in 2014 by an international group of network operators. It is now adopted by a rapidly growing community of more than 500 network operators, Internet exchange points, content delivery networks and cloud providers from over 60 countries across all continents. By joining MANRS, NYSERNet joined a global community of security-minded organizations.

Those who join MANRS agree to specific actions to improve the resilience and security of the routing infrastructure to help keep the Internet safe. NYSERNet has already been following the MANRS recommended compulsory actions and conformance requirements. By joining MANRS it solidifies NYSERNet’s commitment to helping make the global routing infrastructure more robust and secure. www.manrs.org