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Re: Using domain whois information for fun and profit
From: Joachim Schipper <j.schipper () math uu nl>
Date: Mon, 27 Feb 2006 22:06:06 +0100
On Mon, Feb 27, 2006 at 02:41:17PM -0600, Response Team wrote:
The whois information for this domain contains a <script> tag. This means if
you are to view the whois information on any HTML based page, the script is
Avenida Caroni 5478
Colinas Monte, Caracas
domains () domibot com
Domain Name: CAREFREETRAVELMN.COM
A google search for HTML based Whois pages turned up: http://
If you do a whois on carefreetravelmn.com, you get a popup window.
Should internic allow <tags> to be used in domain registration contact info?
Why not? It's not like it's internic's problem that some
people/programmers do stupid things.
Blacklists wouldn't work anyway, and it's, again, not internic's fault
And there is no reason to use a web-based client when all serious
networking operating systems come with a whois client supplied (or at
least very, very easily installed).
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