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ICANN Scrutiny Continues

Although all the scrutiny of ICANN did almost nothing to thwart the release of the new gTLD program, except for the world keeping a closer eye on the new developments. ANA is worried that introducing thousands of new domain names will force trademark and brand owners to spend a fortune trying to watchdog their own domain names. They also warn that phishing and cyber squatting could increase with the new domains, making business not a safe aspect of the internet. However, ICANN is still working on trying to address any controversial issues critics have addressed with the program. To read further on this topic click here.