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    The Registry double standard
    On May 25th, 2008 with 0 comments
    Anonymous writes: "ICANN is maintaining two standards, one for its customers...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    The Rise of a malicious resolution authority
    On May 13th, 2008 with 3 comments
    Jart writes "With an interest in Internet Security the recent research paper...
    Section: Main > Security

    .br Relaxes Registration Rules
    On May 6th, 2008 with 0 comments
    sk8master writes "On May 1, 2008, the Brazilian government organization that...
    Section: Main > Country-Code Top Level Domains (ccTLDs)

    Domain Sub-Letting Raises Hackles
    On April 30th, 2008 with 0 comments
    A Missouri college's decision to sub-let space on its .edu domain is drawing...
    Section: Main > .edu

    ICANN Preliminary Vote Against Domain Tasting
    On April 30th, 2008 with 0 comments
    Anonymous writes "On April 17 ICANN voted to make their 20 cent per domain name...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    Avast, Earthlink
    On April 24th, 2008 with 4 comments
    Ryan Singel, writing for WiReD's Threat Level weblog (can we please go back to...
    Section: Main > Laugh (or Cry)

    How many TLDs safely fit in the DNS?
    On April 9th, 2008 with 6 comments
    Simon Higgs writes "I recently came across the question "How many TLDs safely...
    Section: Main > The Big PictureRoot Servers

    GoDaddy feels the heat
    On March 13th, 2008 with 0 comments
    GoDaddy pulled (but has since "pushed"?) the hosting plug on the website...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    We're Back
    On March 10th, 2008 with 1 comments
    Sorry for the downtime. Our volunteer nameserver went down; we've switched to...
    Section: Main > ICANNWatch.org

    NAF Accused of Failure to Refund
    On February 18th, 2008 with 1 comments
    A consumer complaint has been filed with the Minnesota Attorney General's...
    Section: Main > Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP)

    ICANN Supports an End to Domain Tasting
    On January 31st, 2008 with 0 comments
    The ICANN Board voted last week to indicate support in principle for a change...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    Is NSI FrontRunning?
    On January 8th, 2008 with 4 comments
    Numerous reports today (e.g. Slashdot, NSI Registers Every Domain Checked),...
    Section: Main > Verisign/NSIRegistrars

    Staff Draft of GNSO Report on Domain Tasting Posted
    On January 7th, 2008 with 0 comments
    The "GNSO Initial Report on Domain Tasting" has been posted for comment ...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    ICANN To Allow WHOIS Privacy -- But Only When Legally Required
    On December 21st, 2007 with 0 comments
    ICANN has published a notice of implementation of the revised ICANN Procedure...
    Section: Main > PrivacyGovernment Advisory Committee (GAC)

    Homeland Security Department was warned about DNSSEC key ownership and trust issues
    On December 19th, 2007 with 0 comments
    In a Circle ID Post that generated many comments, Geoff Huston tries to dismiss...
    Section: Main > Security

    ICANNWatch Listed Among ABA Journal Blawg 100
    On December 11th, 2007 with 0 comments
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    Section: Main > ICANNWatch.org

    NomCom to Employ Search Firm?
    On December 11th, 2007 with 1 comments
    According to the Nominating Committee Call for Expressions of Interest in...
    Section: Main > NomCom

    New Policies Regarding ".pe" Domain Names
    On November 14th, 2007 with 0 comments
    Ruddy Medina writes "Beginning December 8th 2007, the new policies regarding...
    Section: Main > Country-Code Top Level Domains (ccTLDs)

    Joi Ito's Parting Thoughts
    On November 13th, 2007 with 0 comments
    Departing ICANN Board member Joi Ito's parting...
    Section: Main > Board of Directors

    When An Agreement Is Actually Polite Disagreement
    On November 12th, 2007 with 0 comments
    The headline on ICANN's press release says, ICANN and NRO Reach Agreement on...
    Section: Main > ICANN Staff and Structure

    IP Justice International Cyberlaw Clinic at IGF-Rio
    On November 12th, 2007 with 0 comments
    Robin Gross writes "On Wednesday 14 November 2007, the IP Justice International...
    Section: Main > The Big Picture

    NeuStar Wins .US Contract Renewal
    On November 12th, 2007 with 0 comments
    dmehus writes "The U.S. National Telecommunications and Information...
    Section: Main > Country-Code Top Level Domains (ccTLDs)USA Goverment Relations

    WHOIS in a .name? It'll cost you to find out
    On October 9th, 2007 with 1 comments
    fnord writes "As Milton Meuller pointed out, the most recent attempt by the...
    Section: Main > Privacy

    2007 NomCom Posts Its Slate
    On September 25th, 2007 with 2 comments
    The 2007 NomCom results are now official. ICANN Board of Directors ...
    Section: Main > NomCom

    The Politics of DNSSEC
    On September 9th, 2007 with 0 comments
    VeriSign's DNS expert, Dr. Phillip Hallam-Baker, has made a very interesting...
    Section: Main > Security

    Kidnapping Domains
    On September 9th, 2007 with 0 comments
    Vision writes "I became acutely aware of ICANN and its 'role' when my domains...
    Section: Main > Registrars

    ICANN's Controversial Rules For New TLD's
    On August 29th, 2007 with 0 comments
    Seth Finkelstein writes "In a column on Controversy over new TLD rules, I...
    Section: Main > New gTLDs

    Whois Timeline published
    On August 23rd, 2007 with 0 comments
    Researchers at IGP have prepared a comprehensive timeline of the evolution of...
    Section: Main > Privacy

    Consensus Eludes Whois Working Group
    On August 21st, 2007 with 0 comments
    The report of the Whois Working Group was published today. The Working Group...
    Section: Main > Privacy

    What Does the ICANN Board Do?
    On August 3rd, 2007 with 0 comments
    As part of my now nearly complete service on the ICANN Nomcom, I had to think...
    Section: Main > Board of DirectorsNomCom

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