An Institute to Combat DNS Abuse

By Graeme Buntoni2Coalition Board Member February 17, 2021 Views: 241 Add Comment Co-authored by Brian Cimbolic, Vice President, General Counsel at PIR and Graeme Bunton, i2Coalition Board Member. Over the last few years, it’s become clear that abuse of the Domain Name System — whether in the form of malware, botnets, phishing, pharming, or spam — threatens to undermine trust […]


Public Interest Registry Launches the .ORG Learning Center as Educational Hub for the Mission-Driven Community

2 days ago The dedicated online resource will provide robust educational content and forums for mission-driven organizations and leadership PR Newswire RESTON, Va., Oct. 22, 2020 RESTON, Va. , Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Public Interest Registry (PIR), the People behind .ORG, today unveiled the .ORG Learning Center, an educational portal that will provide a wide range of content and […]



Public Interest Registry (PIR) is soliciting .ORG Community engagement and feedback regarding its proposed safeguards for the Community; specifically, the legally binding commitments contained in the Public Interest Commitments (“PIC”), the .ORG Stewardship Council and anchoring PIR in a Public Benefit LLC framework.  The public engagement period will be open through Friday, March 13, 2020.  […]


New Awards Program Launches to Recognize Achievements of the .ORG Community

PR NewswireJune 4, 2019 The .ORG Impact Awards is Now Accepting Nominations from Nonprofits, Corporations, Community Groups and More RESTON, Va., June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — In celebration of organizations using the Internet to empower change around the world, The .ORG Impact Awards , sponsored by Public Interest Registry, launches today to honor .ORG domain name users for their accomplishments. […]

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New PIR Advisory Council

Public Interest Registry Announces Selection of Newly Formed Advisory Council PR Newswire May 16, 2019 Six New Members Will Complete the Nine Member New Council Structure RESTON, Va., May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Public Interest Registry is pleased to announce the selected members of the Public Interest Registry Advisory Council, a newly formed group that now combines the membership […]