Definition

A utility that returns ownership information about second-level domains.


Information

Information often includes the name and address of the registrant, administrative contact, technical contact, billing contact, creation date, expiration date, and domain servers.

Tools

Whois Domain Lookup Sites
Domain Name Services & Tools

see also: Domain Name Tools

Synonyms

domain lookup

Related Terms

domain name

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Articles

Judge Blocks Whois Spam
WiredNews (December 11, 2000)