Domain ownership: ICANN must change its antiquated system ASAP!

ICANN has gained a lot of traction in its recent motion to enforce a globalization of Internet control. The current focus seems to be reaching “obsession” status, with a large part of the ICANN conference agendas debating the “multi-stakeholder model” process. ICANN’s antiquated domain ownership system, however, leads to dozens of domain thefts, most of […]

Copyright © 2022 · All Rights Reserved. : Chinese registrar Ename uncooperative in stolen domain case

We have received an update on the stolen domain name, The Chinese domain registrar, Ename, is not cooperating with requests to return the stolen domain name,, to its lawful owner. The former registrar, GoDaddy provided ample evidence that the domain was transferred out unlawfully but Ename won’t return, alleging that everything was […]

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How to efficiently report a Domain theft for media coverage

On a daily basis, we receive numerous tips through the “Share a domain tip” widget at the bottom right of your screen. Some tips are about domain thefts, hijackings or other issues related to domain ownership. While it’s convenient to use the “tips” button to report a domain theft, we actually need more data from […]

Copyright © 2022 · All Rights Reserved. update: Domain thief accepted offer on 4.CN

The stolen domain name was not removed by 4.CN officials, despite their notification by its rightful owner, Ms. Patricia Clason, about its status. After reporting the theft, the founder of the Center for Creative Learning gave the domain thief a taste of their own medicine, by placing a bid on 4.CN for her own […]

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ALERT: Stolen domain listed for sale on 4.CN

This is an “amber alert” for the domain name,, which is currently stolen. The domain was unlawfully taken out of a GoDaddy account on June 10th and moved to the Chinese registrar, ename. The stolen domain is currently listed for sale on the Chinese domain auction house, 4.CN. was registered in 1997 […]

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