Reverse WHOIS Domain Lookup: Two Tools to Track Criminal Footprints

Reverse WHOIS Domain Lookup: Two Tools to Track Criminal Footprints

Offenders often use domain names sharing the same registration characteristics when planning out their attacks. Instead of using different names, contact information, addresses, and other details during (bulk) registration, cybercriminals have the tendency to use the same pseudonym or, sometimes, even real information. This makes it possible to track them, at least to some extent, through WHOIS records.