[dns-operations] Uptick in number of domains losing delegation recently

Mark Andrews marka at isc.org
Wed Apr 23 23:12:37 UTC 2014

In message <A4A03C79-D882-4914-9187-F4A74E6B8BD0 at virtualized.org>, David Conrad writes:
> Dave,
> On Apr 22, 2014, at 9:57 PM, Dave Warren <davew at hireahit.com> wrote:
> >> On Apr 22, 2014, at 8:45 PM, Jothan Frakes <jothan at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>> Actually I am all about making sure contact info is correct and
> >>> trimming away "perp" abuses.
> >> My understanding is that the toolbox to do this is somewhat limited.
> >> What other mechanisms than domain suspension would you propose?
> >
> > One thought would be to defer the suspension until the domain's renewal
> > date, since users will tend to expect their domain goes down if they
> > don't take some action at this time. Since the users are contacting us
> > and anticipating interaction, it's a good time ask for updated
> > information (and verify it)
> So, there can be inaccurate/junk registration info for up to a year (does
> anyone offer less than a year?) with no way to remedy?

What is this 1 year figure.  10 years + whatever deal they have with
the registrar to auto bump each additional year.  (This is like
"limited time" in US copyright law.  Anything less than infinity is
"limited time".)

> What's the point in collecting the data again?
> Regards,
> -drc

Mark Andrews, ISC
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