15 relations: Botnet, Domain name, Domain Name System, Email, Generic top-level domain, Global Name Registry, Hakon Haugnes, Internationalized domain name, Internet, Malware, Top-level domain, Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy, Verisign, WHOIS, Zombie (computer science).
A botnet is a number of Internet-connected devices, each of which is running one or more bots.
A domain name is an identification string that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority or control within the Internet.
The Domain Name System (DNS) is a hierarchical decentralized naming system for computers, services, or other resources connected to the Internet or a private network.
Electronic mail (email or e-mail) is a method of exchanging messages ("mail") between people using electronic devices.
Generic top-level domains (gTLDs) are one of the categories of top-level domains (TLDs) maintained by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) for use in the Domain Name System of the Internet.
The Global Name Registry, Limited was the operator of the.name top-level domain for individuals' names as delegated by ICANN on August 1, 2001.
Hakon Haugnes is one of the founders of the.name top-level domain founded and launched by Global Name Registry (GNR) in 2000/2001.
An internationalized domain name (IDN) is an Internet domain name that contains at least one label that is displayed in software applications, in whole or in part, in a language-specific script or alphabet, such as Arabic, Chinese, Cyrillic, Tamil, Hebrew or the Latin alphabet-based characters with diacritics or ligatures, such as French.
The Internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link devices worldwide.
Malware (a portmanteau for malicious software) is any software intentionally designed to cause damage to a computer, server or computer network.
A top-level domain (TLD) is one of the domains at the highest level in the hierarchical Domain Name System of the Internet.
The Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (UDRP) is a process established by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for the resolution of disputes regarding the registration of internet domain names.
Verisign, Inc. is an American company based in Reston, Virginia, United States that operates a diverse array of network infrastructure, including two of the Internet's thirteen root nameservers, the authoritative registry for the,, and generic top-level domains and the and country-code top-level domains, and the back-end systems for the,, and top-level domains.
WHOIS (pronounced as the phrase "who is") is a query and response protocol that is widely used for querying databases that store the registered users or assignees of an Internet resource, such as a domain name, an IP address block or an autonomous system, but is also used for a wider range of other information.
In computer science, a zombie is a computer connected to the Internet that has been compromised by a hacker, computer virus or trojan horse program and can be used to perform malicious tasks of one sort or another under remote direction.