Universities Buying, Blocking .XXX Website Addresses

December 12, 2011 Updated Dec 12, 2011 at 6:37 PM EDT

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Universities Buying, Blocking .XXX Website Addresses

December 12, 2011 Updated Dec 12, 2011 at 6:37 PM EDT

According to USA Today, a number of colleges and universities are buying and blocking .xxx website addresses, which became available to the public last week.

According to the USA Today report, ICM Registry allowed trademark holders to pay a one-time $200 blocking charge for each web address to ensure it wouldn't be used for adult content.

Read the USA Today story HERE.