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Re: Microsoft Registered Domains
From: Stephen Sprunk <sprunk () csi net>
Date: Mon, 14 Jul 1997 14:20:32 -0500

"Guardian" only protects the record from modification by unauthorized
users; there is no (publicly known) verification done on the actual
contents of authorized modifications.

This is another facet of NSI no longer checking for SOAs before accepting a


Sez Michael Shields:
Isn't that what Guardian was for?

Sez Robert A. Pickering Jr:
However, the facts still stand.  InterNIC registered the domains to
the Microsoft nameservers, without having to clear it.  That concerns
Unsolicited commercial/propaganda email subject to legal action.  Under US
Code Title 47, Sec.227(a)(2)(B), Sec.227(b)(1)(C), and Sec.227(b)(3)(C), a
State may impose a fine of not less than $500 per message.  Read the full
text of Title 47 Sec 227 at http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/47/227.html

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