Re: [DNS] Whois & Privacy

Re: [DNS] Whois & Privacy

From: Mike <mjr§hydrocorp.com>
Date: Wed, 06 Apr 2005 22:25:43 +0930
Thankyou Bennett.
All we ask for is a privacy option.
If auDA can do this with .id.au then I think this is an entirely 
acceptable first start position.
It provides a space in the .au that is a true personal domain name space..

Comments anyone?


Mike.
http://whois.com.au


Bennett Oprysa wrote:

>One of the comparisons pro-privacy people keep making is that you are not
>required to make publically available your name and address etc when you
>register a phone number.
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>One point that is clearly missed is that most domain spaces are for business
>use, not private use. Businesses have no right to hide their contact
>details, that is against trading rules in most countries. If you want a .com
>or a com.au, you must be prepared to provide accurate and complete contact
>details for everyone to see. The fact some people use .coms for their own
>private purposes is their problem, it is not what they are meant for.
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>I would certainly support hidding contact details for id.au domains for
>example, but I see no reason why registrants of commercial names should be
>allowed to hide their contact details.
>
>Bennett.
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>From: "Mike" <mjr&#167;hydrocorp.com>
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>>Did you look at the link or read any of the case studies Kim?
>>Your idea of privacy isn't everyones..
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>>Mike.
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>>http://whois.com.au/forums/
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>>Kim Davies wrote:
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>>>Quoting Mike on Wednesday April 06, 2005:
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>>>| We have only to look at Bob Parson's new website
>>>| http://www.thedangerofnoprivacy.com/ to see glaring examples of why the
>>>| .au whois database information needs to be protected in a way much
>>>| better than it is now..
>>>
>>>Way much better? .au would have to have one of the most pared down set
>>>of WHOIS attributes in the world. What else needs to be removed?
>>>
>>>www.thedangerofnoprivacy.com refers to .us, not .au.
>>>
>>>kim
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