17 Jun '13, 2pm

.PW Registry addresses recent explosion in spam emails from .PW domains #domains #domainers #dotpw

We are aware about the spam-outbreak and have spent the past month and a half by undertaking a massive cleanup initiative. We have not waited for the Registrars to investigate and respond to complaints; rather we have ourselves taken down domain names which have proven to be abusive. Our abuse desk has been kept busy with large volumes of complaints against .pw domains, each being responded within the time frame of 24 hours (and in most cases within a matter of few hours). To curb this abuse, we have considered to respond and taken down reported domain names belonging to this Registrar. In order to control this incident, we have tightened the noose around other Registrars as well, thus implying the repercussions of our AUP violation (which we have been very particular about). We have also been eliminating abusive domains name proactively at the registration phase by using ...

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