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Norwegian domain names more secure with DNSSEC

from every certificate authority. This application is particularly relevant in Norway, seeing as we have already implemented DNSSEC to a relatively large degree, and most social critical services are available…

Secure online communication

for. Video: This is DNSSEC https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lTABuMxO2AM More about secure online communication Read more about DNSSEC This is how the domain name system (DNS) works Norwegian domain names more secure with…

About the use of cookies on norid.no

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About the use of cookies on norid.no

from Google reCAPTCHA and Google Analytics (see below), none of these services transfer data to others. We use the service Google Analytics to map the use of a website as…

Advice for authorities

and what possibilities and restrictions different measures mean. How to remove illegal services or illegal content The only effective means of making an unlawful service entirely inaccessible without negatively affecting…

Online presence – where and how?

Published December 2020 The Internet is our primary arena for communication and branding, as well as a rapidly expanding marketplace for buying and selling goods and services. This means that…

Domain conflicts in the legal system

on both Norid’s website and Lovdata. Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee: www.norid.no/en/domenekonflikter/domeneklagenemnda/ Complaints archive: www.norid.no/no/domenekonflikter/domeneklagenemnda/klagearkiv/ (Norwegian only)Court decisions archive: www.norid.no/no/om-domenenavn/spesialiststoff/rettslig-behandling/rettssaker/ (Norwegian only) Relevant measures in disputes about content and services The only effective means of making…

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2020 – a year for digital seven-mile steps

2020 has been a year characterized by lockdown and uncertainty, but also by adaptation and innovation. We can truly say that society’s digital foundation has been through a thorough stress…

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The pandemic is boosting entrepreneurship

registered several domain names and companies after the pandemic hit us. He underlines that the pandemic is not the only cause, but that it has clearly been a catalyst. He…

Appendix B: The geographical second level domains

hapmir.no/ hápmir.no Hammerfest/ Hámmárfeasta hammerfest.no/ hammarfeasta.no/ hámmárfeasta.no Haram haram.no Hareid hareid.no Harstad harstad.no Hasvik/ Ákŋoluokta hasvik.no/ aknoluokta.no/ ákŋoluokta.no Hattfjelldal/ Aarborte hattfjelldal.no/ aarborte.no Haugesund haugesund.no Hemne hemne.no Hemnes hemnes.no Hemsedal hemsedal.no…

Administrative model for the .no domain

transposed EU Directives and any other applicable international standards that Norway adheres to. ➋ Supervisory function: Norwegian parliament When laws are created, procedures exist to ensure that they are created…

Thinking about starting a business?

your chest until the domain name is registered. Search the domain name register, the Central Coordinating Register for Legal Entities and the trademark register in one single search, navnesok.no Table…

Appendix I: Complaint about Norid’s decisions

1. General provisions 1.1 Decisions that may be challenged A domain-name applicant or subscriber may appeal against decisions made by Norid in relation to the domain name policy. No appeal…

Illegal content online

guide aimed at judges, prosecutors, police investigators, lawyers and others who may require specialized knowledge about the technical and practical aspects of conflict resolution and legal processes involving domain names….

This is how the domain name system works

Domain names may or may not offer services Norwegian domain names are commonly written in the form mydomainname.no, where mydomainname is the domain name you choose. If the domain name…

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Domain names important for entrepreneurs

as for profiling in social media. Facebook and Instagram not sufficient Facebook and other social media have an enormous impact, and can be a quick and cheap start. But social…

30 years of Norwegian domain names

100,000 Norwegian domains. The trend continued, and today, the number is approximately 725,000, and new domains are registered every day. Early on, ordinary internet users associated domain names primarily with…

Domain name policy for .no

submitting an application, an applicant is obliged to become familiar with the domain name policy submit an Applicant’s declaration (Appendix G) in which the applicant warrants that, to the applicant’s…

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Domain scammers try again

name under other top-level domains, e.g.  mycompanyname.co or mycompanyname.shop. They insist that the target company needs these domain names to avoid search engines mismatch and that others take advantage of their brand,…

How to order a domain name subscription

up on your subscription. Table of Contents Order a domain name subscription as an organization 1 Contact a registrar 3 The registrar will invoice you Order a domain name subscription…

Frequently asked questions

domain name Who can hold a Norwegian domain name? Norwegian organizations and private individuals over the age of 18, can hold a Norwegian domain name. Organizations must have an organization…

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New Domain Resolution Body members

Resolution Body is an independent entity based on the Domain Regulations. It was established for fast, cheap and simple alternative conflict handling for more obvious domain conflicts. To fulfill the…

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The tug of war over the Internet goes on

of these languages. After the ICANN decision last autumn more that 20 non-Latin languages are allowed already, among them Arabic, Chinese and Indian. ICANN expects 50 new top level domains…

Video archive

Illegal content online: Will taking down the domain help? Smart start This is how the domain name system (DNS) works (DNS) (Norwegian only) Create an online identity (Norwegian only) This…

Guidelines for amendments to Appendix A

registered under the geographical domain of a local entity that represents the area named by the domain. The official names of Norway are also regarded as geographical names, although there…

How is the position of a policy computed?

Vertical position of a policy In the policy mapping at www.norid.no//regelverk/rammer/regelverksmodeller.en.html the domain name policies are placed vertically on the scale of requirements for applicant based on a value computed…

Domain name policy models

number of domain names per applicant. Maintaining the strict application requirements while allowing a greater number of domain registrations would necessitate a larger and more bureaucratic apparatus for the evaluation…

Legal treatment of domain disputes

to take any necessary actions. In cases where a legally binding decision has been made, the domain name policy provides the authority we need to either transfer or delete a domain…

How to change the domain name policy of .no

applicable international standards with which Norway has undertaken to comply mayalso affect the domain name policy. Technical standards The administration of the .no domain is a technically demanding task. Both…

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Steady increase of domain names

its very strong positionin Norway. Kari and Ola find domain names useful .no was made available to private individuals in June 2014, and now private domain no. 50,000 was just…

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Domain scammers are at it again

domain name mycompanyname.no, then you are offered mycompanyname.com or mycompanyname.shop. The seller claims that he has other customers on hand who are interested in these particular domain names, and then…

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Scammers know how to exploit a crisis

of scam is an email with attachments or links. The purpose is usually to get us to buy amazing anti-corona products, transfer money, or submit credit card or bank account…

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Watch out for domain scammers

the domain anorwegianbusiness.no receiving an offer to buy anorwegianbusiness.com or anorwegianbusiness.org. The seller often claims that competing businesses are interested in the same domains, and that speed is of the…

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25 000 private domain names

Thunem. – 3.2 million Norwegians use Facebook, and many are also active on other social media. These channels come and go, but a domain name is stable and will last….

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Successful transfer to a new registry system

continued increase in domain names, we can automatize more and shorten the time it takes to process requests, and the registrars have more control of their data. For the domain…

Seizures of Norwegian domains

Norwegian domain names (domain names ending in .no) may be seized pursuant to Section 203 of the Criminal Procedure Act (HR-2009-01692-U ). What is actually seized is the registration of…

Continue the domain subscription

registrar as soon as possible. What does a domain name cost? The registrar pays a set rate to us to register a domain name subscription. You pay your registrar for…

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Data privacy: Changes to the whois lookup service

information about the domain delegation, the holder, the technical contact and the technical setup, and who the registrar is. The publically available lookup service increases the confidence in Norwegian domains:…

In-depth reading

framework Administrative model Policy development process Norpol – the policy advisory board Domain name policy models Legal treatment of domain name disputes Archive of Norwegian court verdicts regarding domain names…

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Operations and load remain regular

names is normally around 700 millions per day, and this level has remained stable these last months. The number of domain name registrations has stayed the same Several European top-level…