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Afnic enhances and simplifies the handling of identity theft complaints

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06/04/2019

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Identity theft occurs when a person registers one or more domain name(s) using the identity of a third party individual.

To fight against identity theft, Afnic has published a practical guide entitled “Fighting against identity theft” and set up a two-step procedure:

NB: This procedure applies to individuals, for all of the domains managed by Afnic (.fr, .pm, .re, .tf, .wf and .yt.). Corporations can use our alternative dispute resolution procedures (ADR).