[gtld-tech] [weirds] Search Engines Indexing RDAP Server Content

Francisco Arias francisco.arias at icann.org
Fri Feb 5 20:54:33 UTC 2016

On 2/3/16, 4:38 AM, "Michele Neylon - Blacknight" <michele at blacknight.com> wrote:

>As Scott and others have pointed out, unauthenticated access *is* a problem
>Trying to draw parallels between current whois (web or otherwise) and RDAP might work with less technical types, but with this audience it simply won’t fly. 
>RDAP’s entire “power” lies in the way that you can traverse the database in multiple ways
>You cannot do that with “normal” whois and this is both a security and a privacy issue

Hi Michele, would you care to elaborate on this?


>Repeatedly telling us you don’t think it is doesn’t change the fact that it is

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