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Neustar Responds to FCC Action on Local Number Portability Administrator

Todd Wilms
by Todd Wilms March 27th, 2015
Neustar Responds to FCC Action on Local Number Portability Administrator

For the last 18 years, Neustar has served as the nation’s Local Number Portability Administrator (LNPA). The contract for that service is soon coming to an end. Today, the FCC announced that it has adopted an order to permit negotiations to turn that contract over to Telcordia, a subsidiary of Ericsson, to serve as the next LNPA. Read Full Article

 

How Are Banks Fighting the War on Fraud?

Nikitas Magel
by Nikitas Magel March 11th, 2015
How Are Banks Fighting the War on Fraud?

Neustar recently sponsored a survey with American Banker of over 230 top senior financial executives within fraud mitigation or risk assessment. Find out how these top financial executives are fighting fraud on numerous fronts by viewing our survey and research results in the newly released Neustar whitepaper, "How Are Banks Fighting the War on Fraud?" Read Full Article

 

Webinar: DDoS Attacks—More Dangerous to You, Never Easier to Launch

Nikitas Magel
by Nikitas Magel March 04th, 2015
Webinar: DDoS Attacks—More Dangerous to You, Never Easier to Launch

Learn about the complexity and purpose behind today’s DDoS attacks and what you can do to defend your Internet presence. Join Neustar Product Marketing Manager, Joe Loveless, and Program Director for the Infrastructure Security Services research practice at IDC, Christina Richmond, as they discuss the state of today's DDoS attack landscape. Read Full Article

 

UltraDNS Adds EDNS Support to Enhance Directional Routing

Raymond
by Raymond February 17th, 2015
UltraDNS Adds EDNS Support to Enhance Directional Routing

Neustar is continuously working to improve our UltraDNS network and services for our customers. As of Sunday, February 15th, Neustar enabled support for EDNS client-subnet requests on our authoritative UltraDNS service. Read Full Article

 

.US TLD: the Year in Review, the Year Ahead

Stephanie Duchesneau
by Stephanie Duchesneau February 11th, 2015
.US TLD: the Year in Review, the Year Ahead

The Chair and Vice Chair of the inaugural .US TLD Stakeholder Council summarize accomplishments in 2014 and developments in 2015. Read Full Article