[registration-issues-wg] USG To ICANN: Investigate GoDaddy for Blocking WHOIS Port 43 Access
derek at aa419.org
Tue Apr 17 07:32:55 UTC 2018
On 2018/04/16 23:24, Bill Silverstein wrote:
> Its about bloody time!
Also in the bigger scope of the GDPR:
> The US government has reportedly advised ICANN it wants WHOIS to continue to provide broad access to registrants’ data, and would consider imposing legislation to ensure it does so.
> ICANN has done nothing regarding my complaints of
> GoDaddy blocking Whois access. ICANN's response is essentially, "it works
> for us." Are the people at ICANN so stupid to realize their IP space is
No, they're not.
We saw the same disdain for everybody daring to complain about two
registry operators that changed keys in the thin WHOIS system without
It seems any form of enforcement is an optional extra.
> On Mon, April 16, 2018 2:15 pm, Carlton Samuels wrote:
>> ....and even suggesting that un-accredited registrars be authorized to do
>> So it appears Uncle Sam is prepared to go nuclear and bring down the whole
>> multistakeholder temple, lock, stock and barrel!
>> *Carlton A Samuels*
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