Whois Spam

Danny Wahl's picture Danny Wahl  •   •  DevOps

That’s not a question. It’s a statement, or rather a discovery I made the other day when troubleshooting VPN connectivity issues.

whois youtube.com  
Whois Server Version 2.0 Domain names in the .com and .net  
domains can now be registered with many different competing registrars.  
Go to http://www.internic.net for detailed information.

YOUTUBE.COM.ZZZZZ.GET.LAID.AT.WWW.SWINGINGCOMMUNITY.COM  
YOUTUBE.COM.ZEN.GET.ONE.MILLION.DOLLARS.AT.WWW.UNIMUNDI.COM  
YOUTUBE.COM.MORE.INFO.AT.WWW.BEYONDWHOIS.COM  
YOUTUBE.COM.IS.N0T.AS.1337.AS.WWW.GULLI.COM  
YOUTUBE.COM.BLACKRAMINC.COM YOUTUBE.COM  

Come on guys, I don’t care how 1337 your site is. I’m never going to it now.