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Re: DOS Attacks and reliable network contact data.
From: Brian Wallingford <brian () meganet net>
Date: Sun, 22 Oct 2000 23:18:41 -0400 (EDT)
At the risk of sounding entirely un-politically correct, is it possible to
query whois.nic.ad.jp for actual contact information, vs. just company
name? Color me frustrated, but, even with the "/e" extension, nic.ad.jp
has been nearly useless for many moons. This strikes me as somewhat
: Which JPNIC block? The original JPNIC delegation was from SRI,
: predating NSI, APNIC and ARIN. And no, there is no standard for
: whois data that is published, let alone publishing at all.
: > Ah, now I see the issue. That's insanely sparse on the
: > information. Since I'm really quite ignorant in the area, who gives JPNIC
: > the power to assign netblocks? APNIC I presume, after checking with
: > APNIC's whois database. I guess there's no policy for standards and the
: > like. How do things like standards get enforced amongst registry entities
: > outside the US?
: > --
: > Joseph W. Shaw - jshaw () insync net
: > Sr. Security Specialist for <Big company not to be named>.
: > On Sun, 22 Oct 2000, Jason Slagle wrote:
: > > Yes, but even geektools falls flat on it's face for lets say
: > > 22.214.171.124.
: > >
: > > :sigh: I really wish we could get a common format for these.
: > >
: > > I really like the ripe style databases.