ICANN dragged into Gamergate as Whois reform cast as misogynist threat

by Kevin Murphy
What do ICANN’s current Whois privacy reform proposals have to do with the “Gamergate” controversy? Quite a lot, according to the latest group to slam the proposals as an enabler for “doxing… harassment… swatting… stalking… rape and death threats.” The Online Abuse Prevention Initiative was formed in March by female software developers in the wake of a sexism slash online abu ...Read the full article