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 % APNIC found the following authoritative answer from: whois.apnic.net
% [whois.apnic.net]
% Whois data copyright terms    http://www.apnic.net/db/dbcopyright.html
% Information related to 'MAINT-VNGSL-NZ'
mntner:         MAINT-VNGSL-NZ
descr:          Vodafone Next Generation Services Limited
country:        NZ
admin-c:        VNGS1-AP
upd-to:         abuse@wxnz.net
auth:           # Filtered
mnt-by:         MAINT-VNGSL-NZ
referral-by:    APNIC-HM
last-modified:  2015-08-28T02:32:52Z
source:         APNIC
role:           Vodafone Next Generation Services Limited administ
address:        Level 11, Tower 2, Forsyth Barr Building, 55 Shortland Street, Auckland  1010
country:        NZ
phone:          +64-9-950-1300
fax-no:         +64-9-950-1439
e-mail:         noc@wxnz.net
admin-c:        VNGS1-AP
tech-c:         LS359-AP
nic-hdl:        VNGS1-AP
mnt-by:         MAINT-VNGSL-NZ
abuse-mailbox:  abuse@wxnz.net
remarks:        -+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-++-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+
remarks:        Please send spam and abuse reports to abuse@wxnz.net.
remarks:        Please include detailed information and times
remarks:        in NZST or GMT
remarks:        -+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-++-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+
remarks:        For all copyright infringement reports, please visit
remarks:        http://www.xnet.co.nz/copyright-infringement/
remarks:        in compliance with NZ law. All copyright infringement
remarks:        reports mailed to abuse@wxnz.net will be ignored.
remarks:        -+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-++-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+
last-modified:  2016-06-21T03:24:52Z
source:         APNIC
% This query was served by the APNIC Whois Service version 1.88.25 (WHOIS-AU2)
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  • Underlined: Primary key(s).
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2 records found for 'MAINT-VNGSL-NZ'
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1st level less specific

Returns smallest IP address range that includes the queried IP address or range


Inverse attributes

Returns objects with an attribute that matches the query text and attribute type

All less specific

Return all larger IP address ranges that include the queried IP address or range


Object types

Results that match the query and are of a specified object type

1st level more specific

Returns first level more specific address ranges within the boundaries of the queried IP address range

All more specific

Returns all more specific address ranges within the boundaries of the queried IP address range

Query hints

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    Example: AS4808

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    Example: -t inetnum


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Returns address range that exactly matches the queried IP address range

Associated reverse domain

Returns IP address range and associated reverse domain

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