Namesentry

  • Afilias $10 million court win slashed by judge

    … A US judge has dramatically reduced a $10 million ruling Afilias won against Architelos in a trade secrets case. Architelos, which a jury decided had misappropriated trade secrets from Afilias in order to build its patented NameSentry domain security service, may even be thrown a lifeline enabling it to continue business. A little over a week…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 5 readers -
  • Architelos: shadiest new gTLD is only 10% shady

    … uses a metric the company calls NQI, for Namespace Quality Index, to rank TLDs by their abuse levels. NQI is basically a normalized count of abusive domains per million registered names. According to Architelos CEO Alexa Raad, the new gTLD with the highest NQI at the end of June was .work. Today’s NameSentry data shows that .work has a tad under…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 6 readers -
  • Most new gTLDs use NameSentry after Famous Four signs with Architelos

    … Architelos yesterday announced that Famous Four Media has signed up to use its NameSentry security service across its portfolio of new gTLDs. The company said that it now has 60% of launched new gTLDs on the platform, which gives registries a way to view potentially abusive domain names and automate remediation. That’s over 250 TLDs. Famous…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 8 readers -
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