Cyber Threats on the Rise: Protect Your Brand

Cyber Threats on the Rise:  Protect Your Brand

The Equifax cyber-attack of 2017 highlighted the vulnerability of corporate networks and consumer privacy in the new era of the Internet and cyber threats. In fact, 2017 saw more expansive and more high profile breaches than any other year to date.

Consequently, corporates are urging more awareness and responsiveness to cyber threats at all levels to better protect the security and information of consumers from top to bottom.

Fraud in Financial Services New TLDs Less Prominent than in Other New Generic TLDs

Fraud in Financial Services New TLDs Less Prominent than in Other New Generic TLDs

Many brand owners that are active in securing defensive registrations are choosing to register their brands in category new gTLDs that represent their industry (.TECH), business (.CAREER) and where they operate (.PARIS). However, the Top 100 Bank names new gTLD research suggests that some of the most important places to protect brands are where the squatters are most active and not just in gTLDs that are directly linked to the brand.