| Nasdaq: VRSN
VeriSign, Inc. is an Internet infrastructure services company. The company provides network confidence and availability for mission-critical Internet services, such as domain name registry services and infrastructure assurance services. It operates in single reportable segment: Naming Services, which consists of Registry Services and Network Intelligence and Availability Services. The Registry Services operates the authoritative directory of all .com, .net, .cc, .tv, and .name domain names and the back-end systems for all .jobs and .edu domain names. The Network Intelligence and Availability Services include infrastructure assurance services to organizations including Verisign iDefense Security Intelligence Services, Managed Domain Name System Services, and Distributed Denial of Service mitigation. The company was founded by D. James Bidzos on April 12, 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, VA.