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9d9Need Help with DNS & Name Server Please
Hi, So not to confuse everybody including my self i will try to make as much example in screen shots as possible ))) SO i have Bought : 1) Server package on vultr and installed centos 7 with WHM Cpanel . Used there...
10d10New ICANN director named
A member of the root server community has been named to the ICANN board of directors. The Nominating Committee yesterday revealed its three selections for the board, two of whom are already seated. The new director is...
10d10My brain explodes trying to understand MMX’s new...
Minds + Machines has abandoned plans to launch .luxe as a gTLD for luxury goods and instead made a deal to sell it as an address for cryptocurrency wallets. If you thought it was a silly move marketing .ws as meaning web...
10d9Fight over Whois access starts early
Starting as they mean to go on? The new ICANN working group on Whois this week saw early, if predictable, divisions on the issue of access to private data in a post-GDPR world. The so-called Whois EPDP (for Expedited...
10d8Blacknight calls for Ireland to slash domain prices
Irish registrar Blacknight Solutions has called for its local ccTLD registry to cut the price of .ie domains in order to drive growth. In a press release, CEO Michele Neylon said that .ie names typically renewing at over...
11d9NS query - what resource records are valid in replies?
Our Server 2008 R2 DNS server is logging errors claiming that replies to certain DNS queries contain invalid domain names. I've captured the queries and replies in wireshark, and the domain in the reply is valid, and...
12d14Yak shaving
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12d9Can I use CNAME to point to a totally different domain?
If I've got a domain that's example.com , and currently have a server listed as www.example.com , can I also create another record for another completely different system? What I'm wondering is if I'm able to redirect a...
13d22Chaotic scenes as ‘Grumpies’ lose auDA board fight
Three directors of .au registry auDA managed to keep their seats on the board despite losing the popular vote of members late last week. The vote happened at the conclusion of an occasionally chaotic three-hour meeting...
13d9These 33 people will decide the future of Whois
The names of the people who will decide the future of global gTLD Whois policy have been revealed. Twenty-nine of 33 open seats of the GNSO s Expedited Policy Development Process on the Temporary Specification for gTLD...
14d13Men & Mice at VMworld 2018, Las Vegas Part 1: DATA CENTER...
15d9RFC 8399: Internationalization Updates to RFC 5280
Ce court RFC ajoute aux certificats PKIX du RFC 5280 la possibilité de contenir des adresses de courrier électronique dont la partie locale est en Unicode. Et il modifie légèrement les règles pour les noms de domaine en...
16d11Who updates the TLD zone?
I have a domain ending in .org, for which I changed the primary nameserver a week ago. I just noticed that when asking one of the .org nameservers which nameservers are authoritative for my domain, it still lists the old...
17d16Android 9 adds custom DNS
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17d10should I have to install Bind to config DNS server in...
I used A record in my domain hosting provider and used their nameserver to dns host. but not i want to host dns server through my vps server like ns1.mysitename.com and ns2.mysitename.com , but to achieve that do i have...
18d13Wix.com obtains ICANN accreditation — bad news for...
Web site building tools provider Wix.com has got itself an ICANN accreditation, potentially bad news for current partner Web.com. The Nasdaq-listed, Israel-based company popped up on the official registrar list in the...
18d12Two companies “capture” auDA
Membership votes of the Australian ccTLD registry auDA could now essentially be captured by just two companies, potentially including new back-end provider Afilias, according to data from a disgruntled former director....
18d12Facebook clashes with registrars after massive private...
Facebook is on the warpath, testing the limits of personal data disclosure in the post-GDPR world. Via an intermediary called AppDetex, the company recently filed 500 requests for non-public Whois contact information...
20d10Baidu gets Chinese approval for .baidu
It seems China s Draconian licensing program for TLD registries is not limited to foreigners. Chinese internet giant Baidu on Friday became the latest new gTLD registry operator to get the nod to run a TLD by the...
20d14ICANN rejected Israel as meeting venue due to threat from...
Israel was rejected as a possible venue for one of ICANN s 2020 public meetings due to concerns about Middle East violence, DI has learned. A proposal to host a meeting in Tel Aviv was discounted, with ICANN staff...
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