[Dshield] ICANN to ban "WWW"

Chris Brenton cbrenton at chrisbrenton.org
Sat Oct 1 05:47:26 GMT 2005

Been a long week, hope folks don't mind an OT weekend funny.

BBspot posted a satirical news report that ICANN was going to ban the
use of "www" in FQDNs and fine people $10,000 who do not comply. It a
pretty funny read that can be found here:

Apparently quite a few folks missed the fact that it was a joke and have
taken it seriously. Besides being picked up by the auDA and reported as
a legitimate news story, forums are a buzz with the potential


Hey isn't it almost Internet clean up day? ;-)


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