Land grab push opens way for more dodgy deals (Brisbane Times)

What is the difference between a policymaking elected representative hired by voters and a developer (''Private land to be seized for housing'', March 12)? None, apparently

By |March 12th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

Police Gets .UK Registry to Shut Down Over 1,200 Domains

British Policemen by Steve Punter (Flickr) The Metropolitan Police’s Central e-Crime Unit (PCeU) in the United Kingdom announced in a Press Release that they have shut down 1,219 websites and domains in cooperation with Nominet, the .UK registry operator. The shut-down will also prevent re-registration of the domain names. Detective Superintendent Charlie McMurdie, head of the PCeU, said: As part of Operation Papworth, the PCeU this week targeted websites run by organised criminal networks which purported to sell designer items – including Ugg Australia Boots, ghd hair straighteners, and jewellery from Tiffany & Co and Links of London

By |December 4th, 2009|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

Metropolitan Police Computer e-Crime Unit domain name take down activity

This week Nominet received an instruction from the Metropolitan Police's Central e-Crime Unit (PCeU) to take down around 1200 domain names.

By |December 4th, 2009|Recent Domain News|0 Comments