Registry Lock Extension for the Extensible Provisioning Protocol (EPP)

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This extensions defines an additional protective layer for changes to domain [RFC5731], host [RFC5732] and contact [RFC5733] objects managed through EPP. EPP allows changes to objects only by the sponsoring client. EPP objects are usually managed by the sponsoring client on behalf of the sponsoring clients customers. There is no protection in EPP to changes to an object by the sponsoring client that are not authorized by the the customer. This extension defines a protective layer that aims to break automated changes and work flows by requiring manual intervention by the sponsoring client or it's customers.


Ulrich Wisser (

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