Company Information – About Verisign

Knowledge. Experience. Connection.

"Verisign enables the world to connect online with reliability and confidence, anytime, anywhere."
- Jim Bidzos, Verisign President and CEO

As a global leader in domain names and Internet security, Verisign enables Internet navigation for many of the world’s most recognized domain names and provides protection for websites and enterprises around the world. Verisign ensures the security, stability and resiliency of key Internet infrastructure and services, including the authoritative directory of all .com, .net, .tv, .cc, .name top-level domains and the back-end registry for a portfolio of generic top-level domains. The company also operates two of the Internet’s root servers and performs the root-zone maintainer functions for the core of the Internet’s Domain Name System (DNS). Verisign’s Security Services, including intelligence-driven Distributed Denial of Service Protection, iDefense® Security Intelligence and Managed DNS, help to ensure online businesses are as available as the Web itself.

For more than 18 years, Verisign has maintained 100 percent operational accuracy and stability for .com and .net—managing and protecting the DNS infrastructure for over 135.2 million domain names and processing more than 120 billion transactions daily—keeping the world connected online, seamlessly and securely. Verisign is experienced in and provides support for both IPv6 and DNSSEC.

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