Technical Glitch Reveals Private Info To ICANN Applicants

Law360, New York (April 13, 2012, 7:43 PM EDT) -- The Internet Corp. for Assigned Names and Numbers admitted Thursday that its domain registration system had suffered a glitch that allowed some users to view private information about one another, which could give competitors an edge in the domain-bidding process that has now been pushed back a week.

Hours after announcing that unusual behavior within the generic top-level domain application system had revealed a temporary technical issue that would require the system to be shut down until Tuesday, the nonprofit that regulates Web domains admitted that...
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