SIDN, the ccTLD registry for .nl, has unveiled new branding for the .nl ccTLD. Up until now the branding available was focussed on either SIDN itself or its registrars. There was no real ".nl brand" per se. The registry explain their rationale in an email to registrars: In March 2016, we introduced our new corporate logo and SIDN Registrar logo. The SIDN Registrar logo … [Read more...] about Dutch Registry Unveils NL Branding
SIDN, the .nl domain name registry, has issued an alert to its registrars about a phishing attack targetting .nl registrants. The emails carry the subject line "Domeinnaam.nl updaten" ("Update domainname.nl") Here's what it looks like: More information on the SIDN site. … [Read more...] about Phishing Attack Targets .Nl Registrants
In the past 24 hours both the .nl domain registry and .be domain registry have been attacked. The .be registry's public facing website was defaced, though the defacement had no impact on the registry data. As would be expected the registry data is not linked to the public facing website. DNS.be informed registrars that they are still investigating the incident but weren't … [Read more...] about ccTLD Registries Under Attack?
SIDN, the registry operator for .nl, has announced the introduction of a new service for its registrars. The new phishing alert service harnesses data provided by Netcraft and will automatically email the registrar of record of any .nl domain name that is flagged as being used in a phishing attack.Every five minutes or so, SIDN checks Netcraft's suspect URL database,which is … [Read more...] about NL Registry Introduces Phishing Alert Service
SIDN, the registry operator for .nl, has announced a timetable for the rollout of EPP.A test environment will be available in January, with a "go live" scheduled for February 17 2010.Full details on their site … [Read more...] about Dutch Registry SIDN To Go EPP February 2010