This is to inform you that the .CC and .TV Registries will be conducting their scheduled Maintenance Operations for 1 hour between 0100 hrs – 0200 hrs UTC on 8th May 2009. During this period, all existing Domains will continue to resolve, however, New Registrations, Renewals, Transfers & Modification Services will not be available. We urge you to plan accordingly to help minimize the potential effect of this Registry Maintenance on your business.
Numbers for the month of April, up for your inspection right here: Escrow and Job Scams 9 Types Of Abuse Nos. Suspended Inaccurate WHOIS details 75 Malware / Trojan / Spyware 575 Rogue Internet Pharmacy 49 Spamming 954 Phishing 154 Child Porn 23 Financial Fraud 122 IRS Phishing Scam 34 Others 9 Total 2004
At ResellerClub, it is our constant endeavor to help secure and fortify your business. Simple measures such as regularly changing your password can go a long way in protecting your business from the risks of losing sensitive data. Towards this end, we are resetting all user passwords across the OrderBox control panel as well as establishing a new password policy. At 05:30 UTC on 28th April 2009, all passwords will be reset across all user accounts. Once the reset process is complete, the next time you attempt to login, the system will display a message stating that your […]
In an already saturated industry, with more and more Hosting Providers setting shop everyday, it has become increasingly challenging to find a fast and reliable web host! To add to the confusion, the term “web hosting” returns nearly 200 million results on Google! It’s a real dilemma out there; by splashing a few $s, any hosting company can show up among the top few results of popular search engines. So, among all these, is there a host that really does it the best? The answer is, NO. For every website the ideal host would differ depending on its requirements. In […]
Thursday, 9th April: Online pharmacy verification service LegitScript.com and Domain Name Registrar ResellerClub today announced some very promising results in their united effort against abusive domain name registrations. For several months, LegitScript and ResellerClub have been working together to identify and block domain names associated with rogue online pharmacies that were registered through ResellerClub. Their collaboration has resulted in thousands of rogue online pharmacies being shut down, largely over the past six months. LegitScript reports for the past couple of quarters revealed: * Six months ago, over 13% of the rogue Internet pharmacies in LegitScript’s database (about 8000 at that […]
On the 18th of April, we will be changing the IPs of one of the Nameservers that are currently being used as the fully branded Nameservers. Read on further to know more about this change: How will this change affect you? When the IPs for the MARS Nameservers are changed on the 18th of April, the old IPs will not resolve any more. Hence, if you have not made the necessary modifications by the 18th of April, the services that you offer through us may be affected. What modifications need to be made? If you are currently using Partially Branded […]
We’re back with numbers for the month of March this time round. Reason for Suspension Nos. Inaccurate WHOIS details 262 Phishing 161 Spam 657 Malware / Trojan / Spyware 325 Rogue Internet Pharmacy 187 Abusive Co-network 19 Copyright & Software Piracy 18 Child Porn 35 Escrow and Job Scams 12 Others 24 Total 1700 On a side note: Take a look at our previous Blog Article at what LegitScript had to say about our Compliance efforts. 😀
In keeping with the .EU Registry Policy, we have modified the implementation for the expiry and deletion of .EU domains in our system on the 31st of March, 2009. Impact on New Registrations, Renewals and Transfer-Ins: All .EU Domains Registered, Renewed or Transferred-In (Traded) after the 31st of March, 2009 will have the expiry date and deletion date set to the second last day of the month of expiration. Eg: 1) If a .EU Domain is Registered on 2nd April, 2009, the expiry date and the deletion date will be set to 29th April, 2010. After the 29th of April, […]