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Cisco Spots, Snags Spoofing Spammer

| September 19, 2014 | 2 Comments
Cisco Spots, Snags Spoofing Spammer

Spammers are wily, but guess what? So are the good folks fighting this digital scourge. In a recent blog post, the Talos team from Sourcefire (now part of Cisco) documents a recent successful investigation of a spammer. The article focuses on the rather arcane crime of IP hijacking, but the hijacking in this case is really […]

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DomainTools System Maintenance – September 21, 2014

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
DomainTools System Maintenance – September 21, 2014

At DomainTools, customer success through system availability and product performance is a top priority. Over the last 18 months, we have been upgrading our code, systems and infrastructure to ensure reliability and high performance with an ever increasing user base and data set. Sometimes this requires us to do things that impacts product performance for […]

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A New Look For Your Eye In The Sky: Enhancements to DomainTools Monitors

| September 12, 2014 | 1 Comment
A New Look For Your Eye In The Sky: Enhancements to DomainTools Monitors

The Internet is an intensely dynamic place–the entities you investigate don’t remain frozen after your investigation completes! Thousands of domains are registered, change hands, change hosting, or are dropped every day, and it can be challenging to stay informed. DomainTools monitoring products can do the heavy lifting for you, tracking changes and sending you alerts […]

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Beyond Whois, Part 3: Two Faces of Lucy

| September 3, 2014 | 1 Comment
Beyond Whois, Part 3: Two Faces of Lucy

In the first two installments of this series (Beyond Whois: The Domain Profile and Beyond Whois: IP Addresses Tell Many Tales), we looked at how there are a lot of datapoints in the DomainTools database that go beyond Whois and DNS records to help you find elusive answers to domain ownership and the connections among […]

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DomainTools Forges Industry Partnerships to Bring Powerful Solutions to Security Threat Investigators

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
DomainTools Forges Industry Partnerships to Bring Powerful Solutions to Security Threat Investigators

In a press release today, we made an announcement about our partnerships with Mandiant, Cyber Squared Inc. and Malformity Labs to help provide security analysts with more powerful threat intelligence and cybercrime investigation solutions. Through these integrations, investigators who rely on our unparalleled repository of DNS and Whois data, will be able to more effectively […]

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What’s better than the world’s best Whois data? The world’s best PARSED Whois data!

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
What’s better than the world’s best Whois data? The world’s best PARSED Whois data!

DomainTools works tirelessly to build the world’s best database of Whois records, with coverage spanning all of the ccTLDs and each new gTLD as it comes online—not to mention the “big six” TLDs: com, net, org, biz, info, and us. We believe we have reason to claim that our coverage is unparalleled. But now we have […]

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Bellwether or Anomaly? The Rise and (Apparent) Fall of .PW

| July 24, 2014 | 5 Comments
Bellwether or Anomaly? The Rise and (Apparent) Fall of .PW

There’s been a lot of speculation about how domain registrations will take off (or not) in the new gTLDs that are rapidly coming online. Last year we covered the growth of .PW roughly one month after launch; this commercial re-launch of the ccTLD for Palau was watched closely because many felt it might predict customer […]

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Visualizing DomainTools Data with Maltego

| July 1, 2014 | 1 Comment
Visualizing DomainTools Data with Maltego

Today, we’re announcing the availability of a Maltego transform server that makes it incredibly easy to visualize the relationships among domains, registrants, IP addresses and all DomainTools data. This service, provided by a partnership with Malformity Labs, already incorporates DomainTools’ extensive database into the Maltego transform server, and can immediately accelerate your investigations. Using the […]

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DomainTools System Maintenance – June 29, 2014

| June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
DomainTools System Maintenance – June 29, 2014

At DomainTools, customer success through system availability and product performance is a top priority. We are constantly improving our code, systems and infrastructure to ensure reliability and high performance with an ever increasing user base and data set. Sometimes this requires us to do things that may impact product performance for a short period of […]

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The World’s #1 Whois service just got better

| June 12, 2014 | 14 Comments
The World’s #1 Whois service just got better

If you’ve spent any time on our site, you already know that “Whois” with DomainTools is much more than just a static Whois entry for a domain. Our Whois results page provides a detailed profile of the domain, including summary information on related IP addresses, name servers, IP geolocation, and web server stats and historical […]

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