Thu, 01 Dec 2016 19:01:38 GMT


Legal raids in five countries seize botnet servers, sinkhole 800000+ domains
Ars Technica
Law enforcement officials seized command and control servers and took control of more than 800,000 Internet domains used by the botnet, dubbed "Avalanche," which has been in operation in some form since at least late 2009. "The operation involves ...
Avalanche Malware Network With 800K Domains Shut DownGeeky Gadgets
Cops in several countries bust Avalanche, biggest ever botnet businessCyberScoop
Online criminals iced as cops bury malware-spewing AvalancheThe Register
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Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:18:36 GMT

SecurityBrief NZ

200,000 domains put on hold to protect Kiwis | Scoop News (press release)
A joint venture between New Zealand's largest domain name and web hosting company and providers of the .kiwi domain name will see 200000 domains put on ...
IT Brief NZ - 200,000 .kiwi domain names put on hold to stop rise in ...IT Brief NZ

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Thu, 08 Dec 2016 13:19:19 GMT

National Cyber Security Centre tells public sector domain owners to improve email security
Fewer than five per cent of public sector domains have adopted more secure standards for emails to reduce phishing, according to the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC). The centre has established a policy of “active cyber security”. Part of this ...

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:31:58 GMT

Proactive Investors UK

.CLUB Among First Foreign Domain Name Registries Approved by Chinese Government
PR Newswire (press release)
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. and BEIJING, Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- .CLUB Domains announced today that China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has granted a license to .CLUB's Beijing based wholly foreign-owned entity (WFOE) ...
Domain Registry Company XYZ Gets Permission to Sell Domains in ChinaLos Angeles Business Journal
.XYZ Is One of the First New Domains to Receive MIIT ApprovalSatellite PR News (press release)
Minds + Machines gets Chinese green light for dot VIP domainProactive Investors UK

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Thu, 08 Dec 2016 13:50:21 GMT

Want to keep auctioning your domains at Namejet despite the 60-day ICANN lock?
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 09:51:17 GMT

UK Piracy Blocklist Silently Expands With Hundreds of Domains
These blocks have some effect, at least in preventing subscribers from accessing the domains directly. However, there are plenty of alternative routes people can use instead. Blocked sites and people who support them often create so called reverse proxies.

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 13:43:27 GMT


Scientists Study Impact of Perovskite Nano-Domains on Solar-Cell Efficiency
EPFL scientists have for the very first time studied the nanoscale elemental distribution of mixed perovskites, which is particularly relevant for photovoltaic reproducibility and efficiency. Perovskites are a group of materials that present an ...

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:22:08 GMT offers free .VIP transfers but only for premium domains
Online Domain
I am not that clear on what the business model here is. I think that is focusing on .vip domains that have very high renewal rates while at the same time limiting the offer at only a few thousand domains. So they are hoping to earn enough money ...

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Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:04:49 GMT

The Seattle Times

Bellevue startup Donuts finds success with domain-name registry
The Seattle Times
Beyond .com: Donuts owns nearly 200 generic top-level domains (TLDs) that have been released over the past few years to diversify websites beyond traditional domains such as .com, .org and .net. Some of Donut's TLDs include .movie, .restaurant and ...

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:21:38 GMT

Jonathan tasks rulers on peace in their domains
Daily Trust
Former president Dr Goodluck Jonathan has tasked traditional rulers to ensure peace in their domains. Jonathan gave the advice on Tuesday during the official presentation of Staff of Office to the monarch of Gbaramatu Kingdom, Oboro Gbaraun 11 Aketekpe ...

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