gTLD portal shutdown
ICANN shuts down the new gTLD portal after they found potential vulnerabilities that could put private applicant information at risk. ICANN has decided that the affected areas were there are problems they are going to move behind the unpopular citrix remote terminal software. This is the fifth technical glitch to hit the new gTLD program since April. Along with the digital archery program being yanked the TAS performance has been anything but stellar. To read further on this story click here.