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SA’s domain name ecosystem under threat, says ZACR

Domain Name System abuse is emerging as an existential threat to the continued stability of SA’s domain name ecosystem, warns the ZA Central Registry.

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Domain name registry provides relief for defaulting .za sites

The administrator of SA's .za domain name offers domain name owners who are in arrears a respite, temporarily suspending its monthly deletions schedule.

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SA’s Internet turns 28

South Africa’s first local Internet Protocol connection was made on this day 28 years ago.

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ZACR slams badly timed domain name discussion document

The domain name administrator believes rushed discussions around the industry threaten the central registry model.

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Sep 11, 2017

.africa attracts 8 000 registrations

ZACR says both continental and international brands are registering for .africa domain names.

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Jul 28, 2017

ZACR warns about fake Govt sites

The group cautions the public about phishing scams using fake government e-mail addresses and Web sites to trick consumers into divulging sensitive information.

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Jun 5, 2017

.africa landrush starts today

The general public can apply for .africa geographic Top Level Domain as ZACR's landrush phase kicks off.

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May 12, 2017

ZACR to delete thousands of org.za domains

The administrator?warns more than 12 000 local domain names are up for deletion because owners have failed to migrate to accredited registrars.

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Apr 19, 2017

Trademark owners urged to register for .africa

ZACR warns that failing to register brands for .africa domain names could lead to significant legal costs.

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Mar 29, 2017

Imminent launch of .africa

After an almost four-year battle over who gets to run the generic top-level domain, the process for Africans to begin applying for .africa domains will kick off next week.

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Nov 14, 2016

SA Internet turns 25

It has been a quarter of a century since South Africa's first IP connection was made.

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Sep 12, 2016

ZACR suspends 15 000 domains

The registry says org.za domain name-holders need to transfer their domains to ZACR-accredited registrars, or face deletion.

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