PublicDomainRegistry aka PDREdit
PublicDomainRegistry' is a registrar in India.
Description of the RegistrarEdit
PublicDomainRegistry is a global leader in providing Domain Registration Services and is ranked amongst the fastest growing ICANN Accredited Registrars worldwide. Our services are made available through our global network of Partners.
PDR LTD. D/B/A PUBLICDOMAINREGISTRY.COM is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Endurance International Group Holdings, Inc.
Our Corporate Officers:
- Hari Ravichandran, President
- David Bryson, Secretary
- Tivanka Ellawala, Treasurer
- Timothy S. Mathews, Chief Accounting Officer
Processes for handling abuse complaints for inaccurate whois, spam, fraud are at http://publicdomainregistry.com/process-for-handling-abuse/
Piechart showing the crime sponsoring contribution by each registrar.
The comparison between this registrar and others can be seen on the graphs.
It shows how many domains have not been suspended by various registrars over the past year. The higher the column, the more domains are sponsored by the registrar.
Currently the most abused registrar is Russia's R01.ru. This registrar sponsors the vast majority (often over 85%) of the fraud domains used within the Eva Pharmacy group.
The second most abused registrar is Public Domain Registry PDR at 3%.
The next most abused registrar is China's Bizcn at 2%.
The next most abused registrar is Germany's Key-Systems at 2%.
The next most abused registrar is Canada's Tucows at 2%.
Next is Endurance at 2%.
Most registrars have been quick to terminate the service contracts with these cyber-criminals upon seeing the obvious evidence of fraud.
Examples of domains used for fraudEdit
These domains were tested on September 16, 2016 and were found to be live. Each heading links to evidence that the domain is being used for fraud.
See also PDR_list
agatheedithe.club ailahelyn.club arliediahann.club aureliebarbabra.club carlinetabbi.club chandadelinda.club clemmyshelby.club corneliajere.club darbieblisse.club delphiniacorissa.club yettahelga.club
annisbarrie.club bekkihelyn.club dotevita.club
akiorncx.com (suspended) healingbestmarket.com (suspended)
herbalhotsale.com (suspended) thepillvalue.com (suspended) yourherbsupply.com (suspended)
Common IP addressesEdit
A quick way to verify these sites is to examine the hosting addresses. Many compromised hosts used for this operation during May 2017 were located at these IPs, primarily Russia, Turkey, Latvia and the Seychelles.
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Recent High use IP addresses from April 2017
Where to send abuse complaintsEdit
PDR Ltd. d/b/a PublicDomainRegistry.com Directiplex, Mogra Village Nagardas Road, Andheri (East) Mumbai Maharashtra 400069 India +1 2013775952 email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
Web site http://publicdomainregistry.com/process-for-handling-abuse/
Additional Contact InformationEdit
Directiplex, Mogra Village Nagardas Road, Andheri (East) Mumbai Maharashtra 400069 India
Telephone and FAXEdit
Phone: +1 2013775952
Pharmacy fraud operations
- Men Health
- OEM Software
Affiliate program coordinator employing spammers