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14237d57Spontaneous wake ups from suspend
When I upgraded my Ubuntu 14.04 to use kernel 4.0 (and now kernel 4.1) it apparently got a new feature: it would wake up from suspend in the middle of the day... This bug provides a good read and has pointers to...
1d15The Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) DNS Resource Record
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2d19New musical named after (and uses) new gTLD domain
How s this for a high-profile registrant? A new stage musical, co-written by Blur front-man Damon Albarn, has opened in the UK this week, and it s named after a new gTLD domain name. wonder.land is a take on Alice in...
2d23ICANN dragged into Gamergate as Whois reform cast as...
What do ICANN s current Whois privacy reform proposals have to do with the Gamergate controversy? Quite a lot, according to the latest group to slam the proposals as an enabler for doxing harassment swatting stalking...
2d24Secondary DC/DNS server working but clients don't use it...
I have 2 windows 2012 R2 domain controllers running as Domain Controllers and DNS servers. Client config Primary DNS: PDC Secondary DNS: DC2 I can do nslookups directly against both DNS servers and receive responses. The...
2d27nsnotifyd-1.1: prompt DNS zone transfers for stealth...
nsnotifyd is my tiny DNS server that only handles DNS NOTIFY messages by running a command. (See my announcement of nsnotifyd and the nsnotifyd home page .) At Cambridge we have a lot of stealth secondary name servers....
2d25Free .cloud domains on offer to pioneer brands
Aruba, the recently anointed .cloud gTLD registry, plans to give away up to 100 free .cloud domains to trademark owners as part of its launch program. The Italian company also today revealed a rough launch schedule that...
2d24UIIC Recruitment 2015 For 750 Posts
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3d26New gTLD sales miss ICANN estimates by a mile
New gTLD registration volumes failed to live up to ICANN s expectations by a long, long way in its fiscal 2015. When ICANN s FY15 ended on Tuesday, new gTLDs had fewer than 6 million domains in their collective zone...
3d26M+M sells net.work for $100,000
Minds + Machines has made its first six-figure new gTLD domain sale. The domain net.work was sold in a private deal to business consultancy BearingPoint for $100,000, the company said today. It added that a significant...
3d23RFC 5011: Automated Updates of DNS Security (DNSSEC) Trust..
La plaie de DNSSEC, comme celle de tous les systèmes de cryptographie, est la gestion des clés. Avec DNSSEC, la clé de signature des autres clés, la KSK (Key Signing Key) est censée être remplacée (rolled over)...
3d30You might be surprised how many new gTLDs have changed...
At least 86 new gTLD registry contracts have changed hands since the end of 2013, I have discovered. ICANN calls the transfer of a Registry Agreement from one company to another an assignment . Global Domains Division...
4d35Bulgaria looking for an IDN registry operator
The Bulgarian government is looking for a company to run the registry for its recently awarded .бг internationalized domain name. .бг is the Cyrillic equivalent of .bg, the nation s existing ccTLD. After a tortuous...
4d35RFC 7505: A "Null MX" No Service Resource Record for...
Comment indiquer qu'un domaine ne reçoit jamais de courrier ? Jusqu'à présent, il n'existait pas de mécanisme standard, permettant d'indiquer aux clients de ne pas perdre de temps à essayer d'écrire. Ce nouveau RFC...
4d32RFC 7504: SMTP 521 and 556 Reply Codes
Ce RFC enregistre officiellement deux nouveaux codes de retour SMTP (qui étaient déjà largement utilisés), 521 (« I do not accept mail ») et 556 (« The remote domain does not accept mail »). Tous les deux sont prévus...
4d38Go Daddy advertising privacy petition on Facebook
Go Daddy appears to be putting its money where its mouth is when it comes to arguments about domain privacy. The company is paying for sponsored posts on Facebook that promote the ongoing petition against proposed...
4d38Afilias promises cash for LGBT cause with .lgbt sales
Afilias has promised to donate a slice of .lgbt registrations fees to a LGBT organization for the next few months. The company, which acts as registry for .lgbt, said it will give $20 to the It Gets Better Project for...
5d39First example of .sucks cybersquatting?
The .sucks domain has been generally available for a little over a week now, and I ve found what may be the first example of somebody attempting to sell one to a brand owner. amherstcollege.sucks is one of only a handful...
5d40Wednesday, June 30, Is “DNSSEC Day” In Germany!
Want to learn about DNSSEC and DANE auf Deutsch? On Wednesday, June 30, 2015, a group of organizations in Germany will be streaming live a session called DNSSEC Day from 14:00 to 18:00 CEST (UTC+2). Information can be...
5d37NLnet Labs Annual Report 2014
We are happy to present NLnet Labs Annual report 2014. In it we present an overview of Labs' various activities and describe their impact.
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