Iris: Now With More Data!

Ever since we launched Iris in the fall of 2015, we’ve been hard at work on various enhancements to make it an ever-better tool for discovering, characterizing, and defending against nefarious Internet infrastructure. From various UI enhancements, to the addition to passive DNS data, each enhancement has been designed to help you find more answers, […]
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Iris: Now With More Data!

Ever since we launched Iris in the fall of 2015, we’ve been hard at work on various enhancements to make it an ever-better tool for discovering, characterizing, and defending against...
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Trending domain name keywords: year, near, drone, blockchain

The top 10 trending keywords registered in .COM and .NET domain names during the month of February 2017 were published by Verisign, the .com and .net registry. There are no common keyword in the .com and .net lists. That always strikes me as a bit strange but… My experience shows that only 2 or 3 …

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Most paranoid reply to a domain quote!

I got an inquiry for a .com domain name and as usual I send my quote to the interested party from Ohio. What I received was the most paranoid reply and it was not because my price was too high or something like that. Here is the reply: “I decline all interest in such offers …

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Mike Mann’s latest domain sales (RiseUp.org $75,000) + LaLaLand.com

Here is a look at some of Mike Mann’s domain acquisitions and sales from February 2017. February was as busy as January. There were 14 reported domain sales by Mike Mann in February worth a total of about $175k. Highest reported sale was RiseUp.org that sold for $75k. Mike Mann also revealed that he used …

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DomainTools 101: Hunting Grizzlies with DomainTools Iris

When we hunt, we’re usually starting with some kind of indicator that something bad has happened. These are often referred to as IOCs or Indicators of Compromise. When we get a good report like this one from Homeland Security, we can use it to help us find out more about a threat actor and their […]
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The Monday Media Wrap Up

Articles from March 4-10 Ransomware: What would you do? One in three infected organizations pay hackers to get data back ZDNet | Danny Palmer | March 10, 2017 No wonder ransomware has become one of the biggest menaces on the web; a third of organizations across the globe which became infected by the file-encrypting malware […]
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Epik bought Undeveloped.com for 4 million Euro

It was announced that Dutch startup Undeveloped.com was acquired by US-based Epik Holdings Inc. to introduce a full-service solution for buying, selling, leasing and managing domains. The announcement didn’t disclose the selling price but that was revealed yesterday in a comment on OnlineDomain.com by Rob Monster, Founder and CEO of Epik Holdings Inc. in response to …

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