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’20 percent of new domain names are malicious’

’20 percent of new domain names are malicious’

Research by Akamai indicates that 20 percent of all domain names registered in the past six months (79 million) were created for malicious purposes. Akamai claims that its security software is able to identify malicious domain names within minutes. Most cybercriminals depend on domain names. Or... Read more

date4 months ago
Google blocks over thirty malicious domains used by hackers

Google blocks over thirty malicious domains used by hackers

Google blocked over thirty malicious domains connected to cybercriminal groups in Russia, UAE and India. The domains actively targeted AWS, Gmail and many other personal accounts to perform corporate espionage against organizations and human activists. According to the threat analysis group a... Read more

date7 months ago
48,000 websites with .eu domain names were taken off the web

48,000 websites with .eu domain names were taken off the web

48,000 .eu domain names have been taken from licence holders. The domains are in the names of British residents and companies without European status. Brexit revoked their right to a .eu domain name. European domain names (e.g. techzine.eu) are issued by EURid. The organization grants and admini... Read more

date1 year ago
ICANN blocks sale of .org domain name

ICANN blocks sale of .org domain name

ICANN blocks the sale of the .org domain to investment company Ethos Capital. Last year, the organisation announced that the Internet Society would sell the subsidiary Public Interest Registry (PIR) to Ethos for one billion dollars. According to ICANN, it's unacceptable that the domain would mov... Read more

date3 years ago
Developers can register a .dev domain with Google

Developers can register a .dev domain with Google

For a long time, Google used .dev domains only internally. But recently it has become possible for developers to register a solar domain as well. That's not cheap yet: at this moment you pay 11.500 dollar (10.132 euro) for a domain name. There's an additional $12 a year. According to Google, the dom... Read more

date4 years ago