.PL domain registry held the eleventh position in the world
According to the NASK’s report on the .pl domain name market for the fourth quarter of 2014, we registered most willingly in the .pl domain (70% of names, active in DNS), followed by the functional domains, for example com.pl (22%). What is important, the renewal rate at the end of 2014 has attained the highest level since the second part of the 2009.
Poland has just celebrated Safer Internet Day
On February 10th, Safer Internet Day was celebrated in several dozen countries all over the world. This year’s theme of the day was “Let’s create a better Internet together” and it drew attention to the role of each internet user in building safe and friendly Internet. In Poland, the organizer of Safer Internet Day is the Polish Safer Internet Centre, composed of FDN (Nobody’s Children Foundation) and NASK (Research and Academic Computer Network).
CERT Polska has developed the world’s first guide to combating cybercrime
The specialists from CERT Polska team, operating in the framework of the Research and Academic Computer Network (NASK), have developed the world’s first guide which is a set of good practice in the field of exchanging and processing of actionable information for security incident response. The document has been prepared at the request from the European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA), and is addressed to government and national teams that handle with network security breaches.
Polish specialists in cybersecurity best in the world
The Polish IT specialists ended the 2014 year with taking the first place in the general classification of “Capture Flag” – the international competition in the field of IT security. Poles turned out to be better than teams from the USA, Russia, Germany and Japan. The winning team was made up of the specialists from IT companies, including CERT Polska.