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How photos fall into the public domain and can be used in advertisements around the world

But his example raises questions for the rest of us about copyright issues and the potential misuse of images in the age of social media, when personal photos can be reproduced and reused all over the internet. To better understand this complex minefield, we asked two experts to explain. What does public domain mean? Public […]

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New Stricter Rules for Domain Name Registration in Denmark – Intellectual Property

Denmark: New, stricter rules for domain name registration in Denmark To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. On September 6, 2021, Denmark introduced new, stricter rules for registrants of “.dk” domain names. If the domain name holders do not keep their contact details up to date, all domain names of holders risk […]

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FiveSys Domain Malware uses Microsoft WHQL signature for legitimacy

Threat actors often look for ways to legitimize their cyber attacks. By that I mean they are looking for ways to make their malware genuine to deceive unwitting victims. If there can be an ounce of legitimacy in malware, it has a better chance of cheating people. This is why the new “FiveSys” malware is […]

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Companies that do not protect domain registrations

Despite an increase in registrations of dangerous third-party domains, domain security is an underused security tactic that can help curb phishing and associated ransomware attacks, according to the CSC Domain Security Report focused on the world’s largest companies. The study found that the majority of companies in the Global 2000 lag behind in adopting domain […]

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EU legislation introduced to ban anonymous domain registration

The European Union is drafting legislation that may soon end individuals registering domains anonymously on the continent. When an Internet domain is registered, a registrar collects information such as the buyer’s name, address, email address, and phone number. However, this information is not verified to be correct and may contain false information. The new EU […]

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Australian server company attempts reverse domain name hijacking – domain name wire

A MEK panel member determines that the Australian company filed a bad faith cybersquatting case. An Australian hosting and server company was find engaging in reverse domain name hijacking. GSL Networks Pty Ltd. operates a business called Streamline Servers which provides game servers and other hosting services. He filed a UDRP complaint against the owner […]

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Handshake Domain – The Future of the Internet and the Decentralized Web

The 2nd largest domain registrar in the world, Nompas dear announced the launch of Handshake domain registration services. The Handshake Naming System (HNS) is a peer-to-peer network and decentralized system that uses blockchain technology. This means that it bypasses the surveillance of traditional centralized data hosting services offering better control, freedom and security of the […]