Domain Name Services

Report: Phishing Domain Registrations Way Down

Online criminals registered far fewer Web domains for use in phishing attacks in the first half of 2011, in what may signal a decrease in phishing scams, according to a  global phishing survey released this month by the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG). 

DNSSEC Ceremony Generates Master Root Key

The dream of bolting security onto the Internet’s Domain Name System
takes one step closer to reality as Internet
policymakers hosted a ceremony in northern Virginia to generate and
store the first cryptographic key that will be used to secure
the Internet’s root zone. Read the full article. [Network World]

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