I believe in Net Neutrality in its purest sense. To me, it means very limited government oversight over the Internet. Right now, a handful of corporations control most of the Internet Provider Services (ISPs) in the US. These corporate monopolies have no motivation to look after the best interests of their customers because they have … Continue reading Namecheap CEO Explains Support for Net Neutrality
At Namecheap, we firmly believe in privacy, security, freedom and equal treatment for all web users. We believe that all netizens deserve to access the content that they want, when they want it, without government or unsanctioned corporate interference. With a laptop and a domain name, ideas and dreams become business realities with the Internet’s … Continue reading Namecheap’s Ongoing Support For Net Neutrality
In today’s world we live so much of our lives online. We stay in contact with our friends. We shop online. We manage our finances online. And we run our businesses online. The security of our online world is of utmost importance to us, as individuals and as business owners. At Namecheap, your security is … Continue reading Authy based 2-Factor Authentication Is Coming!
Dear Valued Clients, It is with great regret that we must report the following: today we experienced a security incident where correct procedure by one of our support reps was not followed. This led to the account of one of our client’s VPS accounts being compromised. For this, we sincerely apologize. This isolated event was … Continue reading Social Engineering Issue
“It’s a combination of education and advocacy that lets regular people get involved in these pressing fights for liberty.” – Rainey Reitman, EFF Activism Director Namecheap’s fifth annual MoveYourDomainDay happens on February 2 this year. What Is MoveYourDomainDay? MoveYourDomainDay is an event we created 5 years ago in response to the growing threats against … Continue reading MoveYourDomainDay 2016
(Note: As a result of valuable feedback from the netsec community, we edited this post to clarify our point of view, as well as removed side points that detracted from the main points of our post: the importance of validation in SSL and the need to educate consumers that because of developments in SSL involving … Continue reading SSL from Namecheap – What’s the difference: Encryption, Validation & Trust
Wow, has it really been 15 years already? I guess time really does fly when you’re having fun. :) I still remember the day when the idea first popped into my head. I was registering some domains at an old, slow as molasses, legacy registrar and frustrated with the process of registering and managing domains. … Continue reading A Birthday Message from Namecheap’s Founder
At Namecheap, our vision is a free and open internet, and customers are our first priority. We constantly strive to provide best-in-class products and services that meet customer needs. To that end, we’re excited to tell you about our new offering: Apps. In Apps, you’ll find the convenient, seamless tools to build a web presence … Continue reading The Tools You Need