[ARIN-Suggestions] New ACSP Suggestion 2014.29: ENABLE SSL SUPPORT FOR WHOIS.ARIN.NET
info at arin.net
Mon Nov 24 10:23:44 EST 2014
A new suggestion was received through the ACSP, and was assigned
number2014.29 upon receipt of confirmation.
The text of the Suggestion is available at:
ARIN will issue an initial response within 10 business days.
Communications and Member Services
American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN)
Description: SSL support for whois.arin.net (the web site) to fix
security warnings when initiating Whois searches from ARIN.NET.
It seems out-of-character with the importance of this site on the
internet that whois.arin.net is http:// instead of https://, thus
resulting in a security warning if somebody initiates a whois from the
SEARCH Whois box on the main ARIN home page.
Value to Community: TRUST of users who use the ARIN.NET website to find
out essential information about the responsible parties for
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