U.S. gov’t mulling digital signing of DNS root zone file

U.S. gov’t mulling digital signing of DNS root zone file

The U.S. government is soliciting input on a way to make the Internet's addressing system less susceptible to tampering by...

October 13th, 2008 Jeremy Kirk

Changes in store for domain registration

Changes in store for domain registration

Network Solutions Inc., a Herndon, Va.-based firm that registers Internet domain names, may change its new policy of temporarily preventing...

January 10th, 2008 Linda Rosencrance

E360 files lawsuit to shut down Spamhaus

E360 files lawsuit to shut down Spamhaus

After winning a US$11.7 million judgment against the Spamhaus Project Ltd., e-mail marketer e360 Insight LLC is asking a federal...

October 17th, 2006 Robert McMillan

Court ruling may spark ‘constitutional crisis’ for Internet

Court ruling may spark ‘constitutional crisis’ for Internet

Internet experts are worried that a U.S. court decision against antispam black-lister Spamhaus Project Ltd. could trigger a "constitutional crisis"...

October 16th, 2006 Robert McMillan

Microsoft takes cybersquatters to court

Microsoft takes cybersquatters to court

Web users who've had the frustrating experience of mistyping a common or popular Web-site URL and inadvertently landing on a...

August 22nd, 2006 Elizabeth Montalbano

Task force report looks at accuracy of Whois data

Task force report looks at accuracy of Whois data

It's a question that continues to plague the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), domain name registrars, and...

December 4th, 2002 Linda Rosencrance

Numbering system could have us saying

Numbering system could have us saying

A new kind of telephone numbering system could change the way enterprises view communication, but the technology must overcome a...

July 25th, 2002 Stefan Dubowski

Connectivity Briefs

Connectivity Briefs

Domain names with the .info extension are gaining popularity among corporate customers, who are using them to point Web site...

February 21st, 2002 No Author

ICANN green-lights new top-level domains

ICANN green-lights new top-level domains

At the end of the a four-day meeting in Yokohama, Japan, the board of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names...

July 27th, 2000 Martyn Williams