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  • Our Hosted Whois Web Service provides the registration details, also known as the Whois Record, of a domain name or an IP address.
  • The first 500 Whois API calls are complimentary when you register for a free developer account.
Benefits
  • Get key data points for domains including Registrant name, organization, e-mail address, registration address, registrar information, creation date, expiration date, updated date, domain availability, domain age, and much more.
  • All the Whois information is well parsed and normalized to a consistent format for easy integration with your business processes.
  • The query results with both parsed fields and raw texts are returned in popular XML & JSON format.
  • Real-time Whois data, ensuring that only the most up to date and accurate information is available.
Practical uses
  • Cyber Security researchers use Whois API for investigating & curbing cybercrime.
  • Cyber Security and anti-malware solutions use Whois API to detect spams, malicious websites, intrusions, and other online misbehaviors.
  • Payment processors and banks use Whois API to detect transaction fraud.
  • Domainers use Whois API to check domain names availability and to track domain registration changes.
  • Registries, registrars and domain brokers use Whois API to ensure reliable and secure domain name ownership transfer and management.
  • Brand agents use Whois data to protect their intellectual property and to check potential trademark infringements. They also use Whois searches to scope domain name similarities, duplicates, or copycats.
  • Domain investors use the information gained from Whois searches to learn about their competition and to identify investment opportunities.
  • Law enforcement agencies use Whois API to identify all the connected domains, websites and IP addresses associated with fraudulent activities and criminals.
  • Website owners and managers use Whois API to identify new business and partnership opportunities and to locate potential buyers through the contact details provided in the Whois records.
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                            <WhoisRecord>
    <createdDate>1997-09-15T00:00:00-0700</createdDate>
    <updatedDate>2015-06-12T10:38:52-0700/updatedDate>
    <expiresDate>true</expiresDate>
    <registrant>
        <name>Dns Admin</name>
        <organization>Google Inc.</organization>
        <street1>1600 Amphitheatre Parkway</street1>
        <city>Mountain View</city>
        <state>CA</state>
        <postalCode>94043</postalCode>
        <country>UNITED STATES</country>
        <email>dns-admin@google.com</email>
        <telephone>16502530000</telephone>
        <fax>16506188571</fax>
        <rawText>Registrant Name: Dns Admin Registrant Organization: Google Inc. Registrant Street: Please contact contact-admin@google.com, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Registrant City: Mountain View Registrant State/Province: CA Registrant Postal Code: 94043 Registrant Country: US\nRegistrant Phone: +1.6502530000 Registrant Fax: +1.6506188571 Registrant Email: dns-admin@google.com</rawText>
    </registrant>
    <administrativeContact>
        <name>Dns Admin</name>
        <organization>Google Inc.</organization>
        <street1>1600 Amphitheatre Parkway</street1>
        <city>Mountain View</city>
        <state>CA</state>
        <postalCode>94043</postalCode>
        <country>UNITED STATES</country>
        <email>dns-admin@google.com</email>
        <telephone>16502530000</telephone>
        <fax>16506188571</fax>
        <rawText>Admin Name: DNS Admin Admin Organization: Google Inc. Admin Street: 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Admin City: Mountain View Admin State/Province: CA Admin Postal Code: 94043 Admin Country: US Admin Phone: +1.6506234000 Admin Fax: +1.6506188571 Admin Email: dns-admin@google.com</rawText>
    </administrativeContact>
</WhoisRecord>
                        
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