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Geo-WHOIS. Situation. Apps want location information for users Content localization, LBS, fraud mitigation, … They can’t ask the networks, so they guess WHOIS, traceroute , WiFi /cell tower, …. Problem. Apps get low-quality information Subscribers get degraded service

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situation
Situation
  • Apps want location information for users
    • Content localization, LBS, fraud mitigation, …
  • They can’t ask the networks, so they guess
    • WHOIS, traceroute, WiFi/cell tower, …
problem
Problem
  • Apps get low-quality information
  • Subscribers get degraded service
  • Operators don’t have a good channel to fix problems
  • Interim solutions are doing very bad things for privacy
solution
Solution (?)

geoloc: https://lis.example.org:4802/

geoloc: geo:42.389984,-71.1471;u=2500

  • Add an explicit geolocation field to WHOIS
  • Contents: URI pointing to location resource
    • HELD for granular location (prefix, address) [RFC5985]
    • GEO for static, generic location [RFC5870]
  • Indirection allows operator control of privacy
  • Proposals under consideration in RIPE, APNIC
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