Domain Name News - January 2003
Domain Name Sellers Get Exotic - Jan 22
Domain name resellers latching on to outlandish addresses
If the domain name you want is taken there are alternatives to .co.uk or .com - but be aware of the risks....
UK WHOIS Service Suspended After Rogue Attack - Jan 24
Nominet UK was forced to suspend its WHOIS service last night after a rogue attempt to copy the entire registry of .uk domains.
Spammers are thought to be behind attempts...
Domestic Violence Group Loses Domain-Name War - Jan 25
Abused women seeking help from a local domestic violence organization could happen instead on a pornographic Web site.
Address instead snatched up by porn site
Abused women seeking help from...
Smooth Sailing With .ORG Transition - Jan 28
Just weeks after taking control of the .ORG TLD registry from VeriSign ( Quote ,Chart ), the non-profit Public Interest Registry (PIR) announced the successful transition of the registry's technical...