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0d1Freenom adds .gq to free African ccTLD roster
Freenom has struck a deal with registry for the once-dormant ccTLD for Equatorial Guinea to offer .gq domain names for free worldwide. The ccTLD is the latest from Africa to buy into the company s free domains model,...
0d6.nz second-level names now available
The New Zealand Domain Name Commission has started making second-level domains under .nz available for the first time. Like .uk, which opened up the second level this year, .nz names have previously only been available...
0d7“Frustrated” Morocco denies it supported .tata gTLD
The Moroccan government claims that it did not give its support to the .tata dot-brand gTLD, which was granted to Tata Group, the massive Indian conglomerate, in July. According to Boubker Seddik Badr, director of...
0d10OVH to give away 50,000 new gTLD names for free
France-based registrar OVH is to make up to 50,000 domain names in its new gTLD .ovh available for free. According to its web site and a bulletin send to customers today, the regular price of £2.69 ($4.35) will be waived...
0d10.bayern starts GA with almost 20,000 names
Bayern Connect took its .bayern new gTLD into general availability yesterday and secured close to 20,000 registrations. This morning s zone file count shows that at least 19,121 domains were registered during .bayern s...
2d13PowerDNS Authoritative Server 3.4.0 released
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2d11PowerDNS Authoritative Server 3.4.0 released
Warning Version 3.4.0 of the PowerDNS Authoritative Server is a major upgrade if you are coming from 2.9.x. Additionally, if you are coming from any 3.x version (including 3.3.1), there is a mandatory SQL schema upgrade....
2d13Suspendre l'exécution d'un programme Unix pendant un temps..
Supposons que vous développiez en C sur Unix et que vous deviez suspendre l'exécution du programme pendant exactement N μs. Par exemple, vous voulez envoyer des paquets sur le réseau à un rythme donné. La réaction...
2d17Phishers prefer free ccTLDs to new gTLDs
Domains in free and cheap ccTLDs are much more likely to host phishing attacks than new gTLDs. That s one of the conclusions of the latest report of the Anti-Phishing Working Group, which found that Freenom s re-purposed...
3d21Tunisia Signs .TN And Arabic IDN TLD With DNSSEC
Last Friday Tunisia became the latest country to be able to offer people registering domains in their country-code top-level domain (ccTLD) the higher security and trust that comes with DNSSEC. On September 26, 2014, DS...
3d20Safeway pulls all four new gTLD apps
Retail giant Safeway has removed itself from the new gTLD program entirely, last week withdrawing all four of its applications. The $139-billion-a-year company had applied for the dot-brands .safeway, .vons, .justforu...
4d26DNS routing - Status goes in and out
Ugh. Any reason why my DNS status is going in and out? My site IS up and running it seems but this keeps back and forth.... http://imgur.com/a/OEUu6 submitted by rubylegs [link] [comment]
5d45RFC 7322: RFC Style Guide
Comme pour toute série de documents, il vaut mieux que les RFC soient cohérents dans leur style. Si certains RFC mettent les références entre parenthèses et d'autres entre crochets, la tâche du lecteur qui doit lire...
5d27Bash, Shellshock and Security: What You Need To Know
Quick summary: OpenDNS’s infrastructure and our customers’ deployments are not vulnerable to remote exploits targeting the Bash/Shellshock vulnerability. Additionally, most Umbrella customer deployments will...
5d49CloudFlare Re-affirms Goal of DNSSEC Support By End of...
Over on ThreatPost, Dennis Fisher wrote about Small Signs Of Progress On DNSSEC reporting on a presentation by CloudFlare s Nick Sullivan at the Virus Bulletin conference in Seattle this week.  The article didn t go...
5d265 Ways Silicon Valley “Startups” Are Approaching Security...
Here at OpenDNS, we believe our approach to security is uniquely positioned to “work with the way the world works today”. We’re located in San Francisco and surrounded by some awesome cutting-edge tech companies. Our CEO...
6d31subnet mapping software?
I'm looking for a tool to take a list of subnet addresses and masks, or CIDR notation, and generate a visual rendering of which subs are assigned and which are free space over our entire block. I'm currently doing this...
6d41Korean registrar suspended
ICANN has suspended the accreditation of Korean registrar Dotname Korea over failures to comply with Whois accuracy rules. The company was told this week that it will lose the ability to sell names for three months. No...
6d32Iraq to get IDN ccTLD
Iraq was this week granted the right to use a new Arabic-script country-code top-level domain. ICANN said the war-torn nation s request for عراق., which is Arabic for Iraq , has passed the String Evaluation phase of the...
6d32Brewers Association backs .beer
Continuing its strategy of getting well-known anchor tenants involved in its new gTLD launches, Minds + Machines has recruited the Brewers Association to back its just-launched .beer. The BA represents over 2,300...
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