Internet security

We often take it for granted that .nl websites and mailboxes can always be reached. But a lot of work goes in to making sure that they can. SIDN maintains the foundations for the security and accessibility of the .nl domain. And there are things that you can do to keep your domain name safe. Read about our security work and your protection options.

DNSSEC

This website brings you the latest news about DNSSEC. There's also technical and practical advice on how to improve the security of your domain names.

Security of .nl

We have put a variety of security measures in place and cooperate with other parties on security issues. Our own security team maintains a constant watch, but if you discover a weakness, please let us know.

Abuse of the internet

Information about the most common forms of internet crime, such as phishing and typosquatting.

Security options

Interested in the security of your domain name? There are various ways you can enhance security, including DNSSEC and the SIDN services linked below.

  • Thursday 26 September 2019

    Internet security

    SIDN and Privacy by Design join forces for privacy-friendly electronic identities based on IRMA

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    Strategically important structural and operational collaboration

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  • Wednesday 25 September 2019

    Internet security

    "Alert Online's strength is its partner network"

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    Patricia Zorko: "Alert Online's message is increasingly relevant."

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  • Tuesday 24 September 2019

    Internet security

    SIDN signs Cybercrime Prevention Covenant

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    Promoting action to prevent internet crime

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