[registrars] NSI Whois Filtering...
This was passed on to me today. If you start experiencing technical problems
connecting to NSI's whois system, this new "security" process might be the
> Dear Partners:
> Please be advised that NSI is taking steps against Whois filtering
> that has been deemed abusive and detrimental to our systems. So, in
> order to prevent your organization from accidentally being blocked,
> please send me a list of the IP addresses that your organization
> uses to query our WHOIS. Please make sure that the addresses you
> provide are the actual IP Addresses that travel over the Internet to
> our system, not IP Addresses that are internal to your network. A
> range of IP addresses is also acceptable.
> Please submit these to me by COB July 30th, 2001.
> If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to
> Thank you for your cooperation in this matter,