I want to share a note I sent to the community earlier today regarding a security issue related to our use of Adobe Connect. Please see below for information regarding this issue.
"Yesterday we were notified by a member of the Security & Stability Advisory Committee of what appears to be a potentially serious security issue affecting our use of Adobe Connect.
In order to protect the members of the multistakeholder community, & out of an abundance of caution, we have suspended our Adobe Connect services. This means that Adobe Connect services will not be available for the rest of ICANN61.
Shortly after receiving this information, we mobilized a cross-functional team led by our Elder Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Ashwin Rangan, to begin an inquiry into this matter. We contacted the support teams at Adobe. We also contacted our Adobe Connect cloud services vendor, & the issue has been escalated to…