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Dundas Star News
.com is common, so new domains trendingNEW YORK — Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" in
.com is common, so new domains trending
Dundas Star News / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK — Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar ".com" and ".org" Internet address suffixes, using instead... Read more
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The Columbian
Domains: the rise of the not-comsNEW YORK — Did the website address you just went to really end with “.vegas” in
Domains: the rise of the not-coms
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK — Did the website address you just went to really end with “.vegas” instead of “.com”? It’s not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar “.com” and “.org” Internet address suffixes, using instead... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramNEW YORK – Did the website address you just went to really end with “.vegas” in
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK – Did the website address you just went to really end with “.vegas” instead of “.com”? It’s not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar “.com” and “.org” Internet address suffixes, instead using... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Companies choose ‘not-com’ Internet addresses to stand out from crowd NEW YORK — Did the website address you just went to really end with “.vegas”
Companies choose ‘not-com’ Internet addresses to stand out from crowd
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK — Did the website address you just went to really end with “.vegas” instead of “.com”? It’s not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingNEW YORK — Did the website address you just went to really end with “.vegas” in
Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK — Did the website address you just went to really end with “.vegas” instead of “.com”? It’s not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar “.com” and “.org” Internet address suffixes, using instead... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘Trendy’ domains ditch dot-comNEW YORK — Did the website address you just went to really end with “.vegas” in
‘Trendy’ domains ditch dot-com
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK — Did the website address you just went to really end with “.vegas” instead of “ Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar “.com” and “.org” Internet address suffixes, using instead hundreds of new ones like... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingAvery Pack, president of Republic Bike, poses for a photograph with a custom, f
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
The Middletown Press / Posted 5 days ago
Avery Pack, president of Republic Bike, poses for a photograph with a custom, fixed gear bicycle manufactured at Republic Bike in Dania Beach, Fla. Lynne Sladky — The Associated Press NEW YORK >> Did the website address you just went to really end... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingIt's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar ".com" and ".org" Internet address suffixes, using instead hundreds of new ones like ".legal," ''.restaurant," ''.solutions," ''.movie" and ".nyc" that have... Read more
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Canberra Times
In Google limelight, XYZ domain owner rules out saleDaniel Negari, founder and CEO of XYZ. Photo: XYZ Daniel Negari could not be c
In Google limelight, XYZ domain owner rules out sale
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
Daniel Negari, founder and CEO of XYZ. Photo: XYZ Daniel Negari could not be clearer — his company is not for sale. Negari, founder and CEO of domain company XYZ, says he was literally shaking with excitement when he read Google's announcement that... Read more
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The News-Herald
Who needs .com? Domains such .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingNEW YORK � Did the website address you just went to really end with �.vegas� in
Who needs .com? Domains such .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
The News-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK � Did the website address you just went to really end with �.vegas� instead of �.com�? It�s not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar �.com� and �.org� Internet address suffixes, using instead... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingDid the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar ".com" and ".org" Internet address suffixes, using instead hundreds of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
RISE OF THE NOT-COMSAssociated Press NEW YORK Did the website address you just went to really end
RISE OF THE NOT-COMS
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
Associated Press NEW YORK Did the website address you just went to really end with “.vegas” instead of “.com”? It’s not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar “.com” and “.org” Internet address... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".ve
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending
KVAL Eugene / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".ve
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending
KOMO Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG, AP Business WriterPublished: Aug 19, 2015 at 1:37 PM P
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending
Bakersfield Now / Posted 8 days ago
By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG, AP Business WriterPublished: Aug 19, 2015 at 1:37 PM PDTLast Updated: Aug 19, 2015 at 1:56 PM PDTAvery Pack, president of Republic Bike, right, talks with... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".ve
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending
Bakersfield Now / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to... Read more
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KEPR Pasco
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".ve
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending
KEPR Pasco / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to... Read more
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KATU Portland
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".ve
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending
KATU Portland / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".ve
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to... Read more
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KIMA Yakima
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".ve
Rise of the not-coms: Domains like .vegas, .movie, .bike are trending
KIMA Yakima / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingNEW YORK -- Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" i
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
Silicon Valley / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK -- Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar ".com" and ".org" Internet address suffixes, using instead... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingNEW YORK -- Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" i
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
Oakland Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK -- Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar ".com" and ".org" Internet address suffixes, using instead... Read more
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PhysOrg
Q&A: Move over, .com, here come .coffee, .legal and moreHundreds of new Internet address suffixes that are alternatives to ".com" have
Q&A: Move over, .com, here come .coffee, .legal and more
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
Hundreds of new Internet address suffixes that are alternatives to ".com" have been coming on the market since early 2014 and more are on the way. Companies and organizations are buying domains, or website addresses, with suffixes like ".coffee",... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Hits One Million co.za DomainsThe number of co.za web domain names has surpassed the one million mark for the
SA Hits One Million co.za Domains
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The number of co.za web domain names has surpassed the one million mark for the first time ever. This is according to the ZA Central Registry (ZACR) which manages the co.za, web.za, org.za, net.za domains as well as the recently launched city top... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingNEW YORK — Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" in
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK — Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar ".com" and ".org" Internet address suffixes, using instead... Read more
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MLive.com
Forget .com; domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingNEW YORK (AP) — Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vega
Forget .com; domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar ".com" and ".org" Internet address suffixes, using... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
SA hits one million co.za domainsThe number of co.za web domain names has passed the one million mark, according
SA hits one million co.za domains
Mail & Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
The number of co.za web domain names has passed the one million mark, according to the ZA Central Registry (ZACR). The registry manages the co.za, web.za, org.za, net.za domains as well as the recently launched city top level domains of .capetown,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingNEW YORK (AP) � Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vega
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar ".com" and ".org" Internet address suffixes, using... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingNEW YORK (AP) � Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vega
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar ".com" and ".org" Internet address suffixes, using... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingNEW YORK (AP) � Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vega
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar ".com" and ".org" Internet address suffixes, using... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingNEW YORK (AP) � Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vega
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar ".com" and ".org" Internet address suffixes, using... Read more
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PhysOrg
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trendingDid the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".
Who needs .com? Domains like .vegas, .pr, .nyc are trending
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
Did the website address you just went to really end with ".vegas" instead of ".com"? It's not a mistake. Companies, organizations and people are starting to forsake the familiar ".com" and ".org" Internet address suffixes, using instead hundreds of... Read more
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Denver Post
Q&A: Move over, .com, here come .coffee, .legal and moreNEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of new Internet address suffixes that are alternatives
Q&A: Move over, .com, here come .coffee, .legal and more
Denver Post / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of new Internet address suffixes that are alternatives to ".com" have been coming on the market since early 2014 and more are on the way. Companies and organizations are buying domains, or website addresses, with suffixes... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Q&A: Move over, .com, here come .coffee, .legal and moreNEW YORK (AP) - Hundreds of new Internet address suffixes that are alternatives
Q&A: Move over, .com, here come .coffee, .legal and more
New Jersey Herald / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Hundreds of new Internet address suffixes that are alternatives to ".com" have been coming on the market since early 2014 and more are on the way. Companies and organizations are buying domains, or website addresses, with suffixes... Read more
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Federal Computer Week
ICANN handoff officially delayedThe U.S. will retain oversight of Internet domain naming and addressing functio
ICANN handoff officially delayed
Federal Computer Week / Posted 9 days ago
The U.S. will retain oversight of Internet domain naming and addressing functions for at least another year, through September 2016, because more time is needed to plan and execute the handoff to an international body. The National... Read more
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Bizjournals
Internet domain name system to remain with ICANN for another year; NTIA says more time needed for transitionThe U.S. government will retain oversight of the Internet domain name system fo
Internet domain name system to remain with ICANN for another year; NTIA says more time needed for transition
Bizjournals / Posted 9 days ago
The U.S. government will retain oversight of the Internet domain name system for at least another year. That’s because “the Internet’s global multistakeholder community” needs more time to develop proposals to transfer governance of Internet domains... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US delays plans to cede oversight of Internet administrator to 2016REUTERS: The U.S. Department of Commerce on Monday said it would delay plans to
US delays plans to cede oversight of Internet administrator to 2016
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
REUTERS: The U.S. Department of Commerce on Monday said it would delay plans to give up oversight of a non-profit agency that manages the Internet's infrastructure until September 2016. The government body said it plans to renew its contract with... Read more
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The Washington Times
ED FEULNER: Ensuring a free and open InternetThere aren’t many things we can take for granted these days, but some things re
ED FEULNER: Ensuring a free and open Internet
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
There aren’t many things we can take for granted these days, but some things really feel as though they should be a given. A free and open Internet, for example. Twenty years ago, it was still a novelty for many of us. But today it’s an essential... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In Google limelight, XYZ CEO rules out saleREUTERS: Daniel Negari could not be clearer: his company is not for sale. XYZ.
In Google limelight, XYZ CEO rules out sale
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
REUTERS: Daniel Negari could not be clearer: his company is not for sale. XYZ.com LLC's founder and CEO Negari says he was literally shaking with excitement when he read Google Inc's announcement that .xyz would host the website of the tech giant's... Read more
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PhysOrg
Breaking the US government's hold on the internet won't be easyCredit: shutterstock.com The internet today is far bigger and more inextricably
Breaking the US government's hold on the internet won't be easy
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
Credit: shutterstock.com The internet today is far bigger and more inextricably linked to our daily lives than its creators in the 1970s and 1980s could have imagined. So perhaps it is not surprising that some of the structures put in place decades... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Why Google's Move to Alphabet Just Changed This Man's LifeNegari is the founder and CEO of XYZ.com, an Internet domain registry that owns
Why Google's Move to Alphabet Just Changed This Man's Life
Entrpreneur / Posted 16 days ago
Negari is the founder and CEO of XYZ.com, an Internet domain registry that owns alternative suffixes like .rent and .college. His 10-person company also owns .xyz. "Our registry is lighting up right now," said Negari, in an interview Monday... Read more
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CircleID
ICANN Website Breached, Passwords Obtained by an Unauthorized PersonUsernames/email addresses and encrypted passwords for profile accounts created
ICANN Website Breached, Passwords Obtained by an Unauthorized Person
CircleID / Posted 21 days ago
Usernames/email addresses and encrypted passwords for profile accounts created on the ICANN.org public website have been obtained by an unauthorized person, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers announced Wednesday night. According... Read more
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PC Advisor
ICANN Website Security BreachedThe Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has issued a wa
ICANN Website Security Breached
PC Advisor / Posted 21 days ago
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has issued a warning to those who registered with its public website that their profile accounts were accessed by an... Read more
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PC Advisor
ICANN resets passwords after website breachThe overseer of the Internet's addressing system said Wednesday that someone ob
ICANN resets passwords after website breach
PC Advisor / Posted 21 days ago
The overseer of the Internet's addressing system said Wednesday that someone obtained information related to user accounts for its public website, although no financial information was divulged. ICANN, short for the Internet Corporation for Assigned... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pierre Dandjinou - ICANN Board's Decision On DCA's .africa Submission Has No Bearing On Zacr's ApplicationThe Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) mid last month
Pierre Dandjinou - ICANN Board's Decision On DCA's .africa Submission Has No Bearing On Zacr's Application
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) mid last month announced that it will resume evaluation of DotConnectAfrica Trust's (DCA's) application for the .AFRICA gTLD. ICANN's board had convened a special meeting to address an... Read more
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CIO
ICANN resets passwords after website breachICANN is resetting the passwords of its website users after a cyberattack. The
ICANN resets passwords after website breach
CIO / Posted 21 days ago
ICANN is resetting the passwords of its website users after a cyberattack. The overseer of the Internet's addressing system said Wednesday that someone obtained information related to user accounts for its public website, although no financial... Read more
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Computer World Australia
ICANN resets passwords after website breachICANN is resetting the passwords of its website users after a cyberattack. The
ICANN resets passwords after website breach
Computer World Australia / Posted 22 days ago
ICANN is resetting the passwords of its website users after a cyberattack. The overseer of the Internet's addressing system said Wednesday that someone obtained information related to user accounts for its public website, although no financial... Read more
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iTNews
ICANN website passwords captured by hackerThe organisation in charge of coordinating and maintaining the databases of uni
ICANN website passwords captured by hacker
iTNews / Posted 22 days ago
The organisation in charge of coordinating and maintaining the databases of unique namespace identifiers on the internet is asking uses of its website to reset their login passwords after an apparent hack. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names... Read more
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ExtremeTech
ICANN’s new plan to end US oversight of the internetShare This article The US is often thought of as “controlling” the internet, b
ICANN’s new plan to end US oversight of the internet
ExtremeTech / Posted 22 days ago
Share This article The US is often thought of as “controlling” the internet, because of the physical and legal access it has to fundamental infrastructure. Snowden’s revelations proved some of these more conspiratorial theories to be well-founded,... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Icann suggests a DNS breakup with the US governmentINTERNET OVERSEER the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (Ican
Icann suggests a DNS breakup with the US government
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 22 days ago
INTERNET OVERSEER the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (Icann) is proposing that the US stops having control of the DNS communications network and that a committee takes over its management. Reactions to the suggestion are... Read more
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