Your contact information is freely available to any interested party through the public whois database. Spammers, telemarketers, and others use the whois database to collect your information and send unwanted emails and calls or sell your contact information to others who will do the same.
With Private Domain Registration, you can shield yourself from unwanted intrusions, fraud, theft and SPAM. To enable or disable Private Domain Registration:
- Log in to your TierraNet account
- Click on Domains and go to Domain Home
- In your list of domain names you will see a column titled "Whois Privacy." Click the On/Off button for each domain name to enable or disable it.