4 July 2016: Warning: Fake E-mails with malicious content in circulation
On 4 July 2016 German language e-mails with a forged from-address were sent out allegedly from email@example.com. The e-mails claim to be acknowledging a domain transfer. The e-mails can be identified by the German subject "DENIC eG – Domain-Transfer Bestätigung" in combination with the from-address...
At present questionable invoices issued by ".DE Deutsche Domain", which claims to be a provider of domain registration services, are in circulation. These invoices are not related to DENIC in any respect.
12 April 2016: Thunderbird 45 Now Also IDNA-Compatible Due To DENIC Source Code Donation
DENIC has contributed part of the code for the new version 45 of the free e-mail client Mozilla Thunderbird, which was launched on 12 April 2016: Thanks to this, Thunderbird now supports more special characters (IDNs) in e-mail addresses.