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Domain Names

The Domain Name System (DNS) is an arrangement of servers on the Internet which empower the interpretation of comprehensible spaces, into Internet Protocol addresses. Technical solutions such as Domain Name system monitoring.

Domain Factory hacker
One of the largest hosting companies in Germany, DomainFactory, has been penetrated by hackers. The hosting company, which is owned by GoDaddy since 2016, reported that the data breach happened around late April 2019, but the company found out about the incident just last week, May 23rd, after the alleged Hacker began sharing bits of...
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GoDaddy
GoDaddy and Palo Alto recently collaborated to take down some 15,000 subdomains promoting weight-loss products and other goods promising miraculous results. The websites sought to persuade millions of consumers into buying products backed by bogus endorsements purporting to be from celebrities including Stephen Hawking, Jennifer Lopez and Gwen Stefani.   The compromised sites were uncovered...
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DNS Hijacking Attack
What is Sea turtle attack? It’s not an attack of a vicious sea turtle to human as you are invading their territory. Sea Turtle attack is not like any other DNS hijacking or poisoning, it is labeled as another breed of campaign more refined than its predecessor. How is it different from other DNS hijacking...
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DNS burrowing
A security analyst as of late reached MyBroadband to report a weakness in the MTN arrange that could enable programmers to get free information utilizing DNS burrowing.   The Domain Name System (DNS) is an arrangement of servers on the Internet which empower the interpretation of comprehensible spaces, as mtn.co.za, into Internet Protocol addresses.  ...
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Domain Monitoring
DHS spreads out four-advance activity plan for researching DNS hacks and securing DNS management accounts.   The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has distributed today an ” emergency directive” that contains guidance with respect to an ongoing report detailing a wave of DNS hijacking incidents perpetrated by Iran.   The emergency directive [1, 2]...
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DomainFactory Hacked!
One of the largest hosting companies in Germany, DomainFactory, has been penetrated by hackers. The hosting company, owned by GoDaddy since 2016, reported that the data breach happened around late January 2018, but the company found out about the incident just last week, July 3rd, after the alleged Hacker began sharing bits of the stolen...
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ICANN’s Response to GDPR: Temporary Specification Survey
Last October 31st we have posted an article on how GDPR of EU has affected and will continue to affect the fight against cybercrime, that being said with respect to the law passed for EU members ICANN has issued its response for the purpose of compliance. Since the response of ICANN was effective and already...
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Trusted SSL/TLS Certificates: The New Tool for Domain Spoofers
The holiday season is fast approaching – this is just the perfect opportunity for cybercriminals to scam shoppers out of their hard-earned money. According to Experian data, online shopping fraud attacks rose 30 percent in 2017 from 2016. Online shoppers can be totally duped in a number of unsuspecting ways – Phishing emails may be...
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TLS Session Resumption
In a research paper distributed toward the beginning of September, four specialists from the University of Hamburg, Germany, have uncovered that web based publicizing firms can mishandle the TLS Session Resumption instrument to track clients as they explore the web. The idea is straightforward. On the off chance that a web based publicizing firm loads...
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GDPR on ICANN Affects Cybercrime Forensic Mitigation and Investigation
Last 2017 the world was fazed by USA’s controversial issues and decision on Net Neutrality in which he tried to analyze how it would affect cyber security as it involves laws and processes in which we have discussed on https://www.izoologic.com/2017/12/22/net-neutrality-contributes-secured-internet/ The good thing is it did not much globally affect the security of the cyber...
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