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ICANN Accredits Ten New Domain Name Registrars - Dec 21, 1999 - (December 21, 1999) The Internet Corporation
for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced today that ten
additional applicant companies have met the criteria to be accredited
as domain name registrars in the .com, .net, and .org domains.

As accredited registrars, these companies
will compete in the market for domain name registration services
by participating in the Shared Registry System (SRS), which allows
multiple ...
ICANN Accredits Eleven New Domain Name Registrars - Oct 26, 1999 - (October 26, 1999) The Internet Corporation for Assigned
Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced today that eleven additional applicant companies
have met the criteria to be accredited as domain name registrars in the .com,
.net, and .org domains.
As accredited registrars, these companies will compete in
the market for domain name registration services by participating in the Shared
Registry System (SRS), which allows multiple ICANN-accredited registrars to
...
ICANN Board Appoints Louis Touton Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary - Oct 19, 1999 - Marina del Rey, CA (October 19, 1999) - The Internet Corporation
for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced today that its Interim Board
had appointed Louis Touton as the organization's Vice President, General Counsel
and Secretary. ICANN is the non-profit, global, consensus based organization
charged with overseeing the technical administration of the Internet. Touton
will be the first Vice President and General Counsel for the year old ...
ICANN, U.S. Department of Commerce, and Network Solutions, Inc., Announce Tentative Agreements on Future of Domain Name System - Sep 28, 1999 - (Marina del Rey, CA) -- The Internet
Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced today
that it had tentatively reached a set of agreements with the U.S.
Department of Commerce and Network Solutions, Inc. (NSI), to resolve
outstanding differences among the three parties.

The agreements have been posted
for a thirty-day public comment period on the ICANN website ...
ICANN ACCREDITS TWELVE NEW DOMAIN NAME REGISTRARS - Sep 12, 1999 - (September 21, 1999) The
Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced today
that twelve additional applicant companies have met the criteria to be accredited
as registrars in the .com, .net, and .org domains.

As accredited registrars, these twelve companies will compete
in the market for domain name registration services by participating in the
Shared ...
Preliminary Report on the August 12 Special Meeting - Aug 12, 1999 - After taking account of all comments received and modifying
the proposed amendments
accordingly, the ICANN Board of Directors unanimously adopted the following
resolutions at its special meeting today:

RESOLVED, that Section 2(a) of Article VI-B of the Bylaws of the
Corporation is hereby replaced in its entirety with the following:

"The ...
ICANN Names Seven New Post-Testbed Registrars - Aug 11, 1999 - (August 11, 1999) The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names
and Numbers (ICANN) announced today that seven additional applicant companies
have met its registrar accreditation criteria.
As accredited registrars, these seven companies will compete in
the market for domain name registration services in the .com, .net, and .org
domains. In addition, they will be able to participate the ongoing testbed
program for the ...
ICANN Names Fifteen New Post-Testbed Registrars - Jul 6, 1999 - (July 6, 1999) The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
(ICANN) announced today that fifteen additional applicant companies have
met its accreditation criteria and, upon completion of the ongoing testbed
program, will be accredited to compete as registrars in the .com, .net,
and .org domains. Until the initial introduction of competitive registration
services last month, registration ...
ICANN PRESS RELEASE (7-2-99) - Jul 2, 1999 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

INTERNET CORPORATION FOR ASSIGNED NAMES AND NUMBERS (ICANN)
STATEMENT ON HACKING OF NETWORK SOLUTIONS' SERVERS

Marina Del Rey, CA (July 2, 1999) - For several hours earlier
today, access to the server which hosts the ICANN Web site was
disrupted. The information on ICANN's Web site is administrative
in nature and was not damaged.

We have since been made aware of a concerted effort to tamper
with some of the servers currently operated ...
ICANN NAMES EIGHT NEW POST-TESTBED REGISTRARS - May 25, 1999 - (May 25, 1999) The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced today that eight additional applicant companies have met its accreditation criteria and, upon completion of the ongoing testbed program, will be accredited to compete as registrars in the .com, .net, and .org domains. Currently, registration services in the .com, .net, and .org domains are provided by Network Solutions, Inc. (NSI), which has enjoyed an exclusive right to handle registrations under a ...