Norid AS

Abels gt. 5, 5. etasje
NO–7030 TRONDHEIM

Phone +47 73 55 73 55

DNS becomes more secure

From 9 December Norwegian domain names can be secured with DNSSEC. This means that an end user can know for sure that he arrives at the correct web page when he looks up a domain name. DNSSEC (DNS Security Extensions) is a security extension to the domain name system (DNS). DNSSEC protected domains are cryptographically …

Possible use of .bv

Norid is negotiating with the Dutch registry, SIDN, about a collaboration to make the .bv top-level domain available to the Dutch market. We have been in dialogue with SIDN for a while about a possible joint effort to utilize .bv in the Netherlands. SIDN is now examining the market potential, and the further process will …

Norwegian domain names for everyone

The results from the public consultation are now ready. The majority supports the proposal to make .no available to private individuals. This means that starting on 17 June 2014, everyone in Norway can register their own domain name directly within .no Until now, domain names directly within .no have been reserved for businesses and other …

The transition day by day

.no will be made available for private individuals in June 2014. If more than one individual applies for the same domain name, a lottery will be used to decide in which order these applications will be processed. There is no priority on domain names. This means that you can apply for any name you want. …