About .security

Online security has become a top priority for businesses of all sizes. The new .security and .protection are ideal extensions for internet & cyber security companies, identity protection, home & corporate security, security systems and general brand protection.

.security and .protection will create a more secure space online by requiring DNSSEC for all live websites. See the following for more usage requirements.

Usage Requirements

Dot Security/.Protection websites must have SSL certificate and DNSSEC to remain active. This is an active website requirement only and does not apply to domains that have been purchased but do not resolve.

Requirements can be found here:

General Availability (27 January 2016 14:00 UTC - onwards)

Registrations processed on a first come, first serve basis.

Annual Fees





Certain domain names have been classified as Premium and will be sold at higher prices. If you wish to apply for a Premium domain name please email to process your application