WHOIS Footprinting

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WHOIS Lookup "WHOIS" helps to gain information regarding domain name, ownership information. IP Address, Netblock data, Domain Name Servers and other information’s. Regional Internet Registries (RIR) maintain WHOIS database. WHOIS lookup helps to find out who is behind the target domain name.

The Regional Internet Registry system evolved, eventually dividing the world into five RIRs: -




African Network Information Center



American Registry for Internet Numbers


United States, Canada, several parts of the Caribbean region, and Antarctica

Asia-Pacific Network


Asia, Australia, New Zealand,

Information Centre

and neighboring countries

Latin America and Caribbean Network Information Centre


Latin America and parts of the Caribbean region

Réseaux IP Européens Network Coordination Centre


Europe, Russia, the Middle East, and Central Asia

Performing WHOIS Footprintint Go to the URL whois.com A search of Target Domain WHOIS Lookup Result Analysis Lookup Result shows complete domain profile, including -

Registrant information Registrant Organization Registrant Country Domain name server information IP Address IP location ASN Domain Status WHOIS history IP history Registrar history Hosting history It also includes other information such as Email and postal address of registrar & admin along with contact details. You can go to whois.domaintools.com can enter the targeted URL for whois lookup information.

You can download software “SmartWhois” from tamos.com for Whois looku.

WHOIS Lookup Tools Tools powered by different developers on WHOIS lookup are listed below: -

lantricks.com networkmost.com tialsoft.com johnru.com callerippro.com nirsoft.net sobolsoft.com softfuse.com WHOIS Lookup Tools for Mobile “DNS Tools” Application by dnssniffers.com is available on google play store. It includes other features as well including DNS Report, Blacklist Check, Email Validation, WHOIS, ping and reverses DNS.

whois® by whois.com.au application on google play store for lookup. There are several lookup tools powered by whois.com.au such as: -

WHOIS Lookup DNS Lookup RBL Lookup Traceroute IP Lookup API/Bulk Data Access ultratools.com offers ultra Tools Mobile. This application offers multiple features like Domain health report, DNS Speed test, DNS lookup, Whois Lookup, ping, and other options.

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