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05 Jun 2009
Back in 2005 an organization called the Coalition for Internet Transparency
(CFIT) burst upon the scene at the Vancouver ICANN meeting,
and filed an anti-trust suit against Verisign for their monopoly control
of the .COM registry and of the market in expiring .COM domains.
They didn't do very well in the trial court, which granted Verisign's
motion to dismiss the case.
But yesterday the Ninth Circuit reversed the trial court and put the
suit back on track.
See more ...
Stable link is https://jl.ly/ICANN/cfit.html
Phishing, the theft of personal information by impersonating a trusted
organization, is a big problem that's not going away.
Most antiphishing techniques to date have attempted to recognize
fake e-mail and fake web sites, but this hasn't been particularly
A more promising approach is to brand the real mail and real web sites.
See more ...
Stable link is https://jl.ly/Email/phight.html
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