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Information when registering domain

Discussion in 'Domain Names & Parking' started by evilartemis, Mar 21, 2011.

  1. evilartemis

    evilartemis Junior Member

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    When registering a domain, do you enter your real information? What will go wrong if I enter fake information to protect my privacy?
     
  2. jason2009

    jason2009 Senior Member

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    Its better if you register with Privacy.
     
  3. Autumn

    Autumn Elite Member

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    You can put in fake info as long as it looks real - consider using info from the white pages as a guide. You can theoretically get a domain seized if you use fake whois info but I have never heard of this actually happening. It's best to use domain privacy in addition to using fake whois info if you're doing dodgy shit.

    Bear in mind that if you're doing something really nasty, the domain registrar still has your real info, credit card details etc and will probably reply to law enforcement request.
     
  4. wrangler

    wrangler Regular Member

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    Most people on this forum put:
    J. Stover
    1381 9th Ave.
    San Francisco CA 94122
    +1.4155666394
    I never heard of anyone having any problems.*
    (* except for domain seizure, ID theft charges, fraud)