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Internet Governance Weekly Brief : Cybersquatting hits 3,074 cases (WIPO); Berners-lee warns against weaponised web; ICANN 61; cyber war U.S / Russia?

SUMMARY!

This week ICANN 61 in Puerto Rico with Whois compliance to GDPR, among main theme discussed during the meeting.

On geopolitics, the U.S. will impose new economic sanctions on two-dozen Russian individuals and entities for cyberattacks in the U.S. and meddling in the 2016 election, senior national security officials said Thursday. In addition, the United States has accused Russia of a “deliberately targeted” cyber attack on its energy grid in a plot to gather information on computer management systems in the sector.

On domain name, the number of cybersquatting cases handled by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Arbitration and Mediation Centre reached an all time high in 2017, with 3,074 cases filed under the UDRP.

The United Nations has accused Facebook of playing a “determining role” in stirring up hatred against the Rohingya Muslim minority in Burma.

Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the world wide web, has called for large technology firms to be regulated to prevent the web from being “weaponised at scale”.

On Net neutrality, more than 30 states are in some form of protest against the FCC’s repeal of net neutrality provisions

On taxation, The Inclusive Framework in BEPS, a coalition of 113 countries, has approved an interim report addressing tax challenges associated with the digital economy, Pascal Saint-Amans, director of the OECD’s centre for tax policy and administration, announced on Twitter yesterday evening.

Below, informations on those subjects and events as well as documents on Internet of things, data protection, fake news...

Moscow ready to launch its own internet and swifts system

http://www.voltairenet.org/article200139.html

If the US and Russia had cyberwar, Russia would win

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/15/fireeye-ceo-if-the-us-and-russia-ha...

Russia stares admiringly at itself flexes internet muscles

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/03/12/russia_stares_admiringly_a...

 
Russia targeting energy with malware capable of devastation
Russia was a latecomer to the cybergame
 
TRUMP TO SANCTION RUSSIA
 
US imposes sanctions on Russians for election meddling
Trump unveils new sanctions against Russia
 
FACEBOOK ON ROHINGYAS WAR
 
UN blames Facebook for spreading hatred of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar
UN says Facebook helped fuel Rohingya ethnic cleansing
Berners-Lee warns rise of dominant platforms has resulted in weaponisation of the web at scale
Tim Berners Lee : we must regulate tech firms to prevent "weaponised" the Internet
 
WIPO ON CYBERSQUATTING
 
WIPO cybersquatting cases hit new high in 2017
DIGITAL ECONOMY
 
13 countries endorse OECD interim report on taxation of digital economy
NET NEUTRALITY
 
A map of net neutrality resistance
ICANN 61
 
Co-chairs statement from CCWG accountability
https://www.icann.org/news/blog/co-chairs-statement-from-ccwg-accountability-meeting-in-san-juan
 
ICANN 61 GAC communique
 
Slow to no progress on GDPR issues at icann 61
 
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RÉSUMÉ!

"">Cette semaine ICANN 61 à Puerto Rico avec le sujet sur la conformité Whois à GDPR, parmi les principaux thèmes discutés lors de la réunion.
"">Sur la géopolitique, les Etats-Unis ont accusé la Russie d'une cyberattaque "délibérément ciblée" sur son réseau énergétique dans un complot visant à recueillir des informations sur les systèmes de gestion informatique dans le secteur.
"">En ce qui concerne les noms de domaine, le nombre d'affaires de cybersquattage traitées par le Centre d'arbitrage et de médiation de l'Organisation Mondiale de la Propriété Intellectuelle (OMPI) a atteint un record en 2017, avec 3 074 dossiers déposés conformément aux principes UDRP.
"">Les Nations Unies ont accusé Facebook de jouer un «rôle déterminant» dans l'attisement de la haine contre la minorité musulmane Rohingya en Birmanie.
"">Sir Tim Berners-Lee, l'inventeur du World Wide Web, a demandé que les grandes entreprises technologiques soient réglementées pour éviter que le web ne soit «armé à grande échelle».
"">Sur la neutralité du Net, plus de 30 états sont dans une forme de protestation contre l'abrogation des dispositions de neutralité du net
Au sujet de la fiscalité, Le cadre inclusif de BEPS, une coalition de 113 pays, a approuvé un rapport intérimaire sur les défis fiscaux liés à l'économie numérique, a annoncé hier soir Pascal Saint-Amans, directeur du centre de politique fiscale et d'administration de l'OCDE. "">.
Ci-dessous, des informations sur ces sujets et événements ainsi que des documents sur l'Internet des objets, la protection des données, les fausses nouvelles ...
 
Facebook accusé par l'ONU de ne pas censurer la propagande contre les Rohingyas en Birmanie
Géographes et mathématiciens éclairent la cyberguerre
La transparence, nouvelle arme du capitalisme de l'information
Facebook n'entend pas renoncer aux données personnelles de WhatsApp malgré le RGPG
L'ICANN s'inquiète du sort de sa base de données

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