Tuesday, December 7, 2021

A Peek into Top-Level Domains and Cybercrime

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Executive Summary

Top-level domains (TLDs), such as .com, .net, .xxx and .hu, sit at the highest level of the domain name system (DNS) naming hierarchy. When users want to acquire domain names (e.g., paloaltonetworks.com), typically, they need to register them under a TLD directly or one level lower (e.g., google.co.uk). Properties and policies of TLDs such as pricing, registration restrictions, security practices and the lexical similarity to oth…

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