Wengyik Yeong

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Wengyik Yeong
Born July 28, 1966
Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia
Died October 2007 (2007-11) (aged 41)
Lower Paxton, Pennsylvania
Citizenship United States of America
Fields Computer Science
Institutions PSINet
Alma mater Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Known for Lightweight Directory Access Protocol

Wengyik 'Weng' Yeong (1966–2007[1]) was an American computer scientist. He is principally known for his work on the X.500, LDAP, and SNMP Internet protocols.[2]

He also authored and edited several Internet Engineering Task Force Requests for comments (RFCs), including the original specification for LDAP.[3]


  1. ^ "PennLive.com: Obituaries and Death Notices". Harrisburg Patriot-News. 2007-10-16. Retrieved 2007-10-22. 
  2. ^ Adelstein, Tom (2006-10-29). "LDAP Series Part III - The Historical Secrets". Linux Journal. Retrieved 2007-10-22. 
  3. ^ RFC 1777 - Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)