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ICANN to EU: Hey, you passed GDPR

ICANN notes that GDPR makes it harder to snuff out DNS abuse. ICANN has sent tardy commentary to the Call for Evidence launched by the European Commission (EC) on the European Union’s (EU) Toolbox Against Counterfeiting (wow, that’s a mouthful). Basically, this Toolbox Against Counterfeiting and associated report analyzed DNS abuse and what to do […]

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EU Directive on domain owner data could create headaches for domain companies

It doesn’t seem to “ban anonymous websites” but could create headaches for the domain industry. The European Union is working on a Directive around cyber security that could impact domain names and Whois. But like the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDRP), it’s a bit high level and how it would be implemented is up […]

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Year in Review: GDPR

GDPR walloped the domain industry in 2018. [Editor’s note: this is the first in a series of articles covering the top stories of 2018. Many of the top posts this year are related, so I combined them into the top themes of the year.] The top story of the year in the domain name business […]

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