Re: AW: strange .ch scan by

From: Rainer Duffner (
Date: Thu May 30 2002 - 11:02:51 PDT

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    I have no domains in .ch, but the mystery is solved: 
    (This is German) 
    There are (German) discussions on 
    and, obviously, on the heise-newsticker forum:  
    In short, Microsoft was using its priviledged access to the Swiss NIC
    domains-database to produce a statistic of webserver operating-systems
    under the cc-tlds .ch and .li. 
    Their access to this database however, has been terminated, a spokesperson 
    claiming "violation of AUP" by MSFT.... 
    I guess, they clicked through the EULAs as fast as the average person ;-) 
    Rainer Duffner                   Munich          Germany        Freising
        When shall we three meet again
      In thunder, lightning, or in rain?
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