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16d41Hundreds of words and acronyms banned from .au, domains...
auDA has added hundreds of words, phrases and acronyms to its list of strings that are banned in .au and locked domains containing those strings. There were only about 40 strings on the old banned list; now it s closer...
16d38Full $185,000 refunds offered to risky new gTLD applicants
ICANN is to offer applicants for three new gTLDs identified as too risky to go live full refunds of their application fees. Its board of directors acknowledged at its weekend retreat that it has no intention of...
16d46Famous Four chair pumps $5.4 million into AlpNames to...
Famous Four Media chair Iain Roache has bought out his former COO s stake in AlpNames, its affiliated registrar, settling a lawsuit between the two men. He s acquired Charles Melvin s 20% stake in the company for £3.9...
16d42Dual Master DNS Servers
Sorry if this is the wrong subreddit, but I want to know if I can have two or more master BIND DNS servers with an unlimited (or nearly) number of slaves? I have done a bit of research so I apologize if I missed a...
16d41RFC 8312: CUBIC for Fast Long-Distance Networks
Longtemps après sa mise au point et son déploiement massif sur Linux, voici la description officielle de l'algorithme CUBIC, un algorithme de contrôle de la congestion dans TCP.
16d37RFC 8303: On the Usage of Transport Features Provided by...
La famille de protocoles TCP/IP dispose d'un grand nombre de protocoles de transport. On connait bien sûr TCP mais il y en a d'autres comme UDP et SCTP et d'autres encore moins connus. Cette diversité peut compliquer la...
16d39RFC 8304: Transport Features of the User Datagram Protocol..
Le RFC 8303, du groupe de travail TAPS (https://datatracker.ietf.org/wg/taps/about/), décrit les fonctions et services rendus par les protocoles de transport aux applications. Ce RFC 8304 se focalise sur deux protocoles...
17d41It's Hard To Change The Keys To The Internet And It...
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18d29Why are you doing that Whois search? DENIC wants to know
In a taste of what might be coming under EU privacy legislation, DENIC wants you to jump through some new hoops before it lets you see Whois data. When doing a Whois query on its web site today, the German ccTLD registry...
18d33dotgay lawyer insists it is gay enough for .gay gTLD
What do Airbnb, the Stonewall riots and the 2016 Orlando nightclub shooting have in common? They re all cited in a lengthy, somewhat compelling memo from a Yale law professor in support of dotgay LLC s argument that it...
18d32Root crypto rollover now slated for October
ICANN has penciled in October 11 as the new date for rolling the DNS root s cryptographic keys, a delay of a year from its original plan. The so-called KSK rollover will see ICANN remove the deprecated 2010 Key Signing...
22d4850% Women Speakers at BSidesNYC
At BSidesNYC we wanted to offer a more inclusive environment for our attendees so we decided a good first step was to set a goal that 50% of our speakers be women. We didn’t make it – but we tried. In this post, I hope...
22d56Won’t You Be My Neighbor?
A common metaphor for the Internet is that it s divided into neighborhoods. If your website is hosted on an IP address and using nameservers that allow or encourage criminal activity, then you’re in a bad neighborhood ....
22d31Uniregistry changes emails after “renewal scam” complaints
Uniregistry has modified its marketing emails after customers complained they looked like fake renewal scams . One customer contacted DI last week to say they were horrified to receive pitches for cheap SSL certificates...
22d56Les fake news n'existent pas (et c'est vrai)
Le terme de fake news est à la mode en ce moment. Des sociologues en parlent, les médias s'inquiètent, les politiciens proposent des lois répressives. Pourtant, il n'y a aucun phénomène nouveau, juste le bon vieux...
23d60RFC 8318: IAB, IESG, and IAOC Selection, Confirmation, and..
Un petit RFC bureaucratique pour traiter un manque du RFC 7437, qui ne disait pas que l'IAOC devait envoyer quelqu'un au NomCom, le comité de nomination.
24d28CPE probe: “whitewash” or “fig leaf”?
A few weeks ago, when I was reporting the conclusions of a probe into ICANN s new gTLD program, I wrote a prediction on a piece of paper and placed it into a sealed envelope.* I wrote: They re gonna call this a...
24d57Having a hard time hosting my own DNS
Hello, I'm having a hard time hosting my own BIND DNS. can someone please let me know if I'm doing something wrong? I have my domain name registered with my provider (register.com). I have created A records for my...
24d16US and EU call for Whois to stay alive
Government officials from both sides of the Atlantic have this week called on ICANN to preserve Whois as it currently is, in the face of incoming EU privacy law, at least for a select few users. The European Commission...
24d51RFC 8314: Cleartext Considered Obsolete: Use of TLS for...
Ce RFC s'inscrit dans le cadre des efforts de sécurisation de l'Internet contre la surveillance massive, efforts notablement accélérés depuis les révélations Snowden. Désormais, l'usage de texte en clair (non chiffré)...
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