Best Practices for Disaster Proofing Your DNS

Every single day too many businesses experience preventable DNS disruptions of one kind or another that damage their reputation, chip away at customer confidence and cause a loss of revenue. Despite underpinning almost every aspect of a businesses’ online operations, including its website, business email, web applications and more, DNS will often not get the … Read more

The Business Case for Consolidating Domains with a Corporate Registrar

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Has a lack of cohesive domain name policy led to your business domains and DNS services being dispersed across multiple service providers? You’re not alone. Many organizations and businesses find themselves in this situation over time because of a lack of policies around domain registration, business units acting independently, and the acquisition of other companies, … Read more

The Growing Threat of Domain Hijacking (and How to Protect Against It)

Whenever domain hijacking occurs, hackers can gain full control over a domain name, including its DNS settings. This may result in one or all of the following scenarios: “Listen” in on all traffic to and from a particular domain name, including communications via email. Redirect traffic to a page with malicious content. Theft of domain … Read more

6 Corporate Risk Factors Arising from Domain Management Practices

Managing risk is a high priority item for any corporation. Domain names are valuable business assets and the home of your brands online. If they go offline, even briefly, it can have serious implications on revenue, brand and customer trust. If a corporate domain name portfolio is poorly managed, without defined policies and adherence to domain management best … Read more

Protecting Against Phishing and Business Email Compromise

How Businesses Should Protecting Themselves against these threats The numbers are startling. Canadian businesses are losing over $3 billion dollars annually to cybercrime, and experienced a reported average of 44 cyberattacks per year in 2016.While most businesses are acutely aware that cyberattacks are increasing in frequency and sophistication, the majority are falling behind when it … Read more

Why Every Business Should Prioritize Domain Consolidation

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If you are the owner of multiple domain names you are probably familiar with the headache of tracking where each domain name is registered, the business or personal names provided for the registrant, the associated contact information and when they are going to expire. If this sounds familiar, then domain consolidation can help solve your … Read more

Corporate Domain Portfolio Management: Is it Right for Your Business?

Domain names are valuable business assets and the home of your brands online. If they go offline, even briefly, it can have serious implications on revenue, brand and customer trust. If they are poorly managed and spread across multiple registrars, your business is exposing itself to increased risk and expending unnecessary time, resources and money. … Read more