b) Create an access policy for zone files
used to register third level labels to allow law enforcement, brand protection companies, and other trusted parties to monitor for abuse.
February report shows loss of approximately 565,000 names from CNO zone files
while BIZ and INFO growth rates taper off; NAME posts
Last week, the zone file
contraction was reported in an analyst note to Wall Street without full context.
Domain name infrastructure and data provider SnapNames(TM) will report next week in the edition of State of the Domain(TM) covering October industry activity that the zone file
of addresses (the master file of all names registered under the .
Afilias registry system also refreshes its zone file
information on a near real-time basis (compared to every 24 hours for .
Oingo, the front-runner in meaning-based technology, drew these conclusions from an analysis of more than 60,000 domain names randomly selected by computer from the 30 million domain names in the Network Solutions Registry Zone File
, a collection of all the active domain names registered on the Internet since 1985.
Once a domain name is locked down, nameserver and zone file
information associated with a domain name can only be altered directly through a register.
Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit (New York), held that Network Solutions was entitled to immunity from antitrust liability with respect to its refusal to add new gTLDs (generic Top Level Domains) to the root zone file
under the direction of the National Science Foundation.