ICANN Seeks Input on New High Security Program for TLDs

ICANN logoICANN have requested information from prospective contractors and
other interested parties who can assist them and its High Security
Top-Level Domain (HSTLD) Advisory Group in assessing and shaping a new
programme aimed at increasing security and trust for top-level domain
(TLD) registry operators who choose to participate.

ICANN continues to move new gTLDs Forward

The ICANN Board met in Trondheim Norway on 24-25 September,  focusing specifically on new gTLD issues. As ICANN completes preparations for expansion of the top-level domain space, the Board is working  to ensure that key issues (including competition, consumer protection, security, stability and resiliency, malicious abuse issues, and rights protection) will be adequately addressed prior to implementation.