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Global Encryption Day 2022
Date: Friday, 21 October 2022
ICANN Training Series: DNSSEC 101
Date: Thursday, 27 October 2022
Date: Friday, 28 October 2022
Here are some interesting news from the Web, computer networks and cybersecurity fields that are worth sharing 👇
🗞️ How BuiltWith generates $14 million a year while having zero employees
Read an inspiring story how Gary Brewer has created and highly automated his successful startup BuiltWith. All with a very few employees and a yearly recurring revenue of $14M.
🗞️ .Net vs .Com: What’s The Difference?
Forbes contributor Jeff White compares both most popular domain extensions (TLDs) and explains when it's appropriate to use one or another.
🗞️ All Windows versions can now block admin brute-force attacks
Microsoft announced that IT admins can now configure any Windows system still receiving security updates to automatically block brute force attacks targeting the built-in Administrator account via a group policy.
🗞️ Cloudflare attempts to recreate Alexa Rank with Radar Domain Rankings
Leveraging its immense global traffic data, Cloudflare announced a replacement to Alexa Rank called Radar Domain Rankings.
🗞️ How to change your DNS settings and why you should
A handful of internet problems can be fixed or improved by changing your DNS server in Windows or your router, including speed and reliability.
🗞️ The best free and public DNS servers in 2022
The best free DNS servers can greatly improve your browsing speeds and protect your device from malicious content. Here are some top ones.
🗞️ Price Increases for .COM and .NET: The Generated Impact on the Performance of the Two TLDs
Loïc Damilaville asks in his article if the recent price increase by VERISIGN of .COM and .NET domains could be the reason of the first time in the history decrease of those domain registrations.
🗞️ Developing Models for the Prediction of Domain Name Renewal Rates
Rickard Vikström of DomainCrawler in his article finds out that by analyzing domain name data and usage, it’s possible to predict fairly accurately domain name renewal rates.
🗞️ Industrial cybersecurity market to be US$43.5 billion by 2032
The industrial cybersecurity market is anticipated to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 7.7%, from US$20.7 billion in 2022 to US$43.5 billion in 2032, according to a new report by Future Market Insights.
Peter Tobey of IPv4.Global in his article explains how malicious actors hijack IP addresses, which were properly registered to someone else.
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