.my

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.my
.my
Introduced 1987
TLD type Country code top-level domain
Status Active
Registry Malaysia Network Information Centre (MYNIC Berhad)
Intended use Entities connected with  Malaysia
Actual use Popular in Malaysia
Registration restrictions Malaysian presence required; various restrictions specific to different subdomains
Structure Registrations are available at third level beneath some second-level labels
Documents Registration; FAQs; Agreement for registration of domain name
Dispute policies Dispute Resolution Policy
Website MYNIC
DNSSEC yes

.my is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Malaysia. MYNIC is the agency responsible for the domain, and is under the Ministry of Communication and Multimedia (Malaysia) (KKMM) and regulated by the Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC).

MYNIC administers the name space for the .my top level domain (TLD). This involves the registration of domain names as well as the maintenance and operation of a domain name registry (a central database for .my domain names).

Responsibilities[edit]

In addition, MYNIC holds the responsibility of developing top level domain policies and is always in the forefront of domain name technologies, carrying out research projects such as per below:-

  • IPv6 (Internet Protocol version 6)
  • DNSSEC (Domain Name Server Security Extensions)
  • ENUM (Telephone Number Mapping)
  • Anycast and IDN (Internationalised Domain Names)
  • Promoting and training activities for the usage of the technologies above

Services[edit]

  • Registering a .my domain name
  • Modifying a record of a domain name already registered with MYNIC
  • Deleting a domain name already registered with MYNIC
  • Transferring a domain name already registered with MYNIC
  • Searching for a domain name already registered with MYNIC
  • News and information on the latest MYNIC policies for the .my domain
  • Provision of a platform for dispute resolution between the registrant of a .my domain name and a third party

Chief Executive Officer[edit]

The following have been CEOs of MYNIC:

  • Shariya Haniz Binti Zulkifli (1 August 2006–30 October 2010)
  • Tengku Intan Narqiah Binti Tengku Othman (1 February–21 December 2011)
  • Muhammad Ikmaluddin Bin Ismail (3 September 2012–4 February 2013)
  • Hasnul Fadhly Bin Hasan (8 October 2013–present)

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