WHOIS Policy Review Team Report – Final Draft published

The WHOIS Policy Review Team crafted a draft of their final report and stated, that the common internet user is in most cases unaware of the existence of the WHOIS service (76 percent of asked participants). Furthermore, they describe what actions should be taken in order to improve the WHOIS service (and data accuracy). The WPRT even […]... Read More

The future of the WHOIS protocol

The ICANN has recently released a sheet of paper which calls for a discussion about the future of the WHOIS protocol. People being very active in this discussion claim that the WHOIS protocol is too old and does not meet modern requirements. Some examples are that in many cases the data provided in the WHOIS […]... Read More