Cloudflare's new DNS service

For example, the IP address for Malwarebytes.com is 104.72.35.176, but rather than typing that into your browser, you just type 'malwarebytes.com' and your system reaches out to a 'DNS Server' which has a list of all domain names and their corresponding IP address, delivering that upon request to the ...
Read more: Cloudflare's new DNS service

Voices 5 signs of potential procure-to-pay fraud

Incorrect domain names on websites, emails and purchase orders. For example, scammers might impersonate a university by setting up a similar domain name, but if it doesn't end in .edu, it's probably fraudulent. • Shipping address on a purchase order is different than the business location;. • A delivery ...
Read more: Voices 5 signs of potential procure-to-pay fraud

GoDaddy wants to help small businesses compete using AI

The first project in that vein is a system the company claims can value internet domain names better than a human can. It uses new advancements in artificial neural networks to achieve superhuman results, with the goal of creating a valuation metric for domain names that works much as Zillow's ...
Read more: GoDaddy wants to help small businesses compete using AI

Kit Kat blow, Comey trademark abandoned, and Russian IP office pledges blockchain support ...

Of the 2,225 domains he analysed, Apple has been most active, registering 75 '.app' domain names, while Microsoft had 41. Reflecting on his findings, Allemann states: “I suspect that companies realize this is one of the better top level domain names and are also concerned about phishing and fake ...
Read more: Kit Kat blow, Comey trademark abandoned, and Russian IP office pledges blockchain support ...

Silicon Valley jeweler sees big growth from cryptocurrency

Like all large retailers, Amazon is keeping a close eye on cryptocurrency and recently registered three Internet domain names related to blockchain payments. The Silvers' clientele includes elite gemstone collectors and successful figures in the technology industry from Silicon Valley and around the ...
Read more: Silicon Valley jeweler sees big growth from cryptocurrency

GoDaddy is closing an expired domain “loophole”

Last second backorders will no longer circumvent closeout process. Auctions for expired domain names at GoDaddy can get competitive. With no backorders required, domain names can go from $0 to hundreds of dollars even when no bids are placed until the last few minutes. This is complicated by the ...
Read more: GoDaddy is closing an expired domain “loophole”

Sandler O'Neill Reconfirms East West Bancorp (EWBC) As Buy; Has Price Objective Of $72.0000 ...

VeriSign, Inc. provides domain name registry services and Internet security worldwide. The company has market cap of $12.14 billion. The firm offers registry services that operate the authoritative directory of .com, .net, .cc, .tv, .gov, .jobs, .edu, .name, and other domain names. It has a 34.02 P/E ratio.
Read more: Sandler O'Neill Reconfirms East West Bancorp (EWBC) As Buy; Has Price Objective Of $72.0000 ...

The UK can no longer use the .eu domain : what are the options ?

On the 28th of March 2018, the European Commission released a notice called “Withdrawal of the United Kingdom and EU rules on .EU domain names”. The notice can be found here. It explained that the EU regulatory framework for the .eu Top Level Domain will no longer apply to the United Kingdom ...
Read more: The UK can no longer use the .eu domain : what are the options ?

Amazon was just granted a patent for tracking Bitcoin transactions and selling the data to the ...

Another strange detail of this patent is the fact that although Amazon has purchased some crypto related domain names, they don't even accept cryptocurrencies now. Given that this patent was filed back in 2014, they certainly have had interests for a long time behind closed doors. Could this mean they ...
Read more: Amazon was just granted a patent for tracking Bitcoin transactions and selling the data to the ...

Bad Decisions: Google Screws Over Tools Evading Internet Censorship Regimes

The key idea is the use of different domain names at different layers of communication. One domain appears on the “outside” of an HTTPS request—in the DNS request and TLS Server Name Indication—while another domain appears on the “inside”—in the HTTP Host header, invisible to the censor ...
Read more: Bad Decisions: Google Screws Over Tools Evading Internet Censorship Regimes