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Afilias announces new ".INFO Site Rater" Allowing Users to Rate Their Favorite .INFO Domains

DUBLIN, IRELAND – 29 September 2009 - Afilias, a global provider of Internet infrastructure services and registry for the .INFO domain, today announced that is has added a new service that allows visitors to its .INFO Web site directory to rate their favorite .INFO Web sites.

VIDEO: .INFO Security Success

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.INFO Case Study: Reducing Phishing Uptime

Afilias' Ram Mohan discusses the effects of the .INFO Domain Anti-Abuse Policy in reducing phishing uptimes and what other TLD operators should consider during the February 2009 APTLD meeting.

.INFO Case Study: Domain Anti-Abuse Policies Work

Ram Mohan of Afilias speaking on .INFO's success in dealing with domain abuse during his keynote presentations at APTLD February 23, 2009.

Afilias to Provide Technology Powering the .eco new TLD

Big Room, Inc. selects Afilias as registry service provider for its application to ICANN for a new top-level domain

DUBLIN, IRELAND - 22 June 2009- Today Afilias, a leading provider of Internet infrastructure services, announced that is has been selected by Big Room Inc. as the registry services provider for its application to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for a new .eco domain during the upcoming new top-level domain (new TLD) application process.

2009 Cyber Security Threats for TLD operators

Afilias Executive Vice President and CTO, Ram Mohan, delivered the keynote address at the APTLD meeting in Manila February 23, 2009. His topic was entitled "2009 Cyber Security Outlook for TLD Operators."
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2009 Cyber Security Outlook for TLD Operators

Afilias Executive Vice President and CTO, Ram Mohan, delivered a keynote address at the APTLD meeting in Manile on February 23, 2009. Mr. Mohan addressed what security issues TLD operators should pay attention to in 2009.

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PowerPoint presentations delivered by Ram Mohan as the keynote address at the APTLD meeting February 23 2009 addressing what security threats TLD operators should pay attention to in 2009.
06/05/09 2:34 pm1.75 MB

.INFO Case Study: Domain Anti-Abuse Policies Work

Ram Mohan's Keynote address at APTLD Manila February 23, 2009. This clip discusses implementing .INFO's domain anti-abuse policy.

 

Afilias Joins MAAWG as First Domain Name Registry Member

Membership to enhance .INFO Domain Anti-Abuse Policy and industry cooperation

DUBLIN, IRELAND – 28 April 2009 - Afilias, a global provider of Internet infrastructure services, today announced that it has joined the Messaging Anti-Abuse Working Group (MAAWG) as part of its ongoing domain name anti-abuse efforts. Afilias is the first domain name registry operator to become a member. MAAWG is the premiere global organization focusing on protecting electronic messaging from online exploits and abuse, with the goal of enhancing user trust and confidence.

Cyber Security in India

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Afilias and CERT-In Sign MoU to Improve Internet Security in India

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In February 2008, Afilias signed an MOU with CERT-IN to improve Internet security.
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Afilias and CERT-In MoU Signing Ceremony

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File Afilias and CERT-IN MOU signing ceremony
Dr. Gulshan Rai, Director of CERT-In, Mr. Madhavan Nambiar, Principal Secretary, and Mr. Ram Mohan, CTO and VP, Business Operations, Afilias signing MoU for Internet security today at New Delhi.
11/08/08 8:12 pm138.89 KB

Domain Security - Anti-Abuse, Spam and Phishing

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Global Phishing Survey: Domain Name Use and Trends in 1H2008

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Global Phishing Survey released by the Anti-Phishing Work Group (APWG) in 2008 that studied the relationships between phishing attacks and top-level domains.
11/08/08 1:38 pm575.48 KB

The Relationship of Phishing and Domain Tasting - 2006 study

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This is a report issued in September 2006 and authored by the APWG DNS Policy Working Group%2C with contributions from Afilias.
11/08/08 1:13 pm98.12 KB

.INFO Analysis

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.INFO 2009 Annual Report

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.INFO Update

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This report highlights important developments and growth within the .INFO domain.
05/11/09 1:24 pm994.69 KB

.INFO 4 Million Milestone Analysis

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Afilias has issued a 4 Million Milestone analysis report that details updated insight on the .INFO domain.
11/08/08 7:26 pm263.86 KB
File 4 Millionen .INFO Domains eine Analyse
Afilias veröffentlicht zum Erreichen dieses Meilensteins die Studie „4 Millionen .INFO-Domains – eine Analyse“ in der die wichtigsten Daten seit Bestehen der .INFO-Domain sowie aktuelle Erkenntnisse zusammengefasst sind.
11/08/08 7:26 pm267.47 KB

.INFO 3 year analysis

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A three year analysis of the successful launch of the .INFO domain.
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File Afilias blickt zurück: 3 Jahre .INFO-Domains
Afilias hat eine Analyse zur Nutzung der .INFO-Domains.
11/08/08 7:41 pm457.79 KB

.INFO: Perspectives on a new TLD launch

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This white paper address the launch of a new top-level domain based on the experience of launching .INFO. Published in June 2005.
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