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EURid and IACC Team Up to Fight Cybercrime in .EU and .ЕЮ

EURid and the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition (IACC) have announced plans to work together to fight cybercrime in the .eu and .ею domain name space. The collaboration aims to help clear the registration database from fraudulent domain names and to establish a more secure domain space for Internet users. The scope of this collaboration is based […]

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ICANN: German Regional Court to Revisit Ruling in Injunction Proceedings on Request to Preserve WHOIS data

ICANN was informed Thursday that the Regional Court in Bonn, Germany, has decided to revisit its ruling in the injunction proceedings that ICANN initiated against EPAG, a Germany-based, ICANN-accredited registrar that is part of the Tucows Group.   On 13 June 2018, ICANN appealed the Regional Court’s initial decision to reject ICANN‘s application for an […]

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Over Half of All .MEN and .LOANS Are Bad: Spamhaus

Three in 5 .men domain names are classified as “bad” according to the latest Spamhaus analysis of the world’s most abused TLDs, but only slightly worse than .loan, who have a “Badness Index” of 6.43 and 6.35 respectively. The Spamhaus analysis found that 43,758 of the 72,370, or 60.2%, .men domain names analysed were classified […]

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UK owners of .EU domains will lose their websites

In a meeting with its UK domain registrar community on June 4th, EURID (the operator of .EU domains) outlined the European Commission’s directive on how Britain’s withdrawal from the EU will affect UK Registrants of .EU domain names. It has ordered EURID to delete all domain names registered to UK owners as soon as March […]

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German Court Rejects ICANN Bid to “Protect” WHOIS Data

In a bid to “to protect the data collected in WHOIS”, ICANN last week sought a court ruling in a German court to “ensure the continued collection of all WHOIS data, so that such data remains available to parties demonstrating legitimate purpose to access it, consistent with the GDPR.” The “one-sided filing” in Bonn, Germany, […]