Article category: Products

The year's biggest data privacy and cybersecurity concerns

by Daniel - 26.11.2018

GDPR, WHOIS, HTTPS, TLD abuse. In 2018, data privacy and cybersecurity issues dominated the domain industry. EuroDNS addressed security and privacy challenges - some old, some new - on a number of fronts. A recap of the year's biggest privacy and cybersecurity concerns, and how we were able to help our customers.

Top 8 online threats to cybersecurity: prevention tips and tools

by Guest - 22.10.2018

These days, cybersecurity is no longer just a buzzword but something we all have to worry about. With major data breaches on the rise, both businesses and customers must take steps to protect themselves. Here are 8 of the most common online threats out there today and what you can do to avoid falling victim.

DPML trademark protection takes bite out of homograph attacks

by Daniel - 09.10.2018

Trademark owners will be glad to know that Donuts has added a new feature to its DPML (Domains Protected Marks List) service: homograph attack protection. DPML now supports Cyrillic and Greek scripts, two scripts typically used in homograph attacks. Grrr. DPML trademark protection bites into this growing threat.

Best domain name registrar: a beginners guide to the basics

by Daniel - 22.08.2018

Domain name registrars may all look the same but look closely and you'll see they can vary in different ways. Beginners unfamiliar with the ins and outs of domain name registration may not know where to start. This basic guide for newbies shows what to look for in a domain registrar so you can make the best choice.

SSL certificate a must for your SME's website security in 2018

by Daniel - 24.05.2018

Think your SME doesn't need an SSL certificate? Think again. A recent slew of Chrome updates, not to mention the GDPR, means SMEs in 2018 must be more vigilant than ever with ensuring website security. SMEs without an SSL certificate are not only compromising their customers; they're putting their business at risk. Seriously.

Online reputation management: a lesson in brand protection

by Daniel - 14.05.2018

John Oliver’s recent Last Week Tonight exposé on Rudy Giuliani demonstrates just how easy it is to register a domain that can be used to punk (or do worse damage) to an individual or brand. You’ll likely never inspire Giuliani-levels of dislike, but Oliver’s piece is a good reminder of the need for online reputation management. 

Website or Facebook: which is better investment for SMEs?

by Daniel - 08.05.2018

Time to "unlike" Facebook? With changes to its algorithm, not to mention the Cambridge Analytica scandal, many SMEs are wondering if investing in Facebook is the best use of resources. Especially when registries (like us) offer affordable alternatives to help SMEs create a website that lets them control their own online presence.