The Internet

New era in Internet governance starts as US cedes control of domain name system

A new era in Internet governance has started, one which worried observers hope will put off pressures from autocratic countries...

October 3rd, 2016 Howard Solomon

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US-CERT warns of domain name collision

Any collision is a bad thing, especially when it happens in a computer system.  The U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team...

May 26th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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ICANN seeks help to crack down on Canuck firm’s use of ‘.sucks’ domain name

Is it a practice of free Internet speech or does it hold the potential for online extortion? A Canadian company...

April 10th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Dark Web, where cyber-criminals flourish, needs more monitoring: Report

Speakers at several cyber security conferences I've been to recently have warned IT managers about the so-called dark Web, where...

February 18th, 2015 Howard Solomon

New Quebec Internet names coming

A Montreal firm with the goal of giving Quebec residents and organizations a way of being distinctive on the Web...

August 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon

Controversy over proposed ICANN voting hits Internet governance

In its struggle to find a better balance between the demands of industry and governments, the body that essentially controls...

August 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Conference moves independent Internet governance closer

The move to a more multi-stakeholder model of Internet governance took another step with large agreement on the final statement from...

April 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Putin: CIA behind the Internet

In some countries there’s good politics in stretching the truth, even better being anti-American. Russia is one of them. The...

April 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon

U.S. to drop Internet control

Facing pressure from both foreign governments and independent Internet governance bodies, the Obama administration intends to move key Internet domain...

March 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon