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cloudfront.net

cloudfront.net is the domain used for content located on Amazon CloudFront. Amazon CloudFront is a pay-as-you-go CDN that is open to anybody.[1]

Content Delivery Network (CDN) (About DefBoxes)

Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) put website content on servers that are spread throughout the world. This is done so that users will always load content from a server close to them. This causes content to load faster and more efficiently.


More information can be found here: Content delivery network

Privacy[edit]

Privacy information definitions (About DefBoxes)

Tracking methods: How the entity collects data about and tracks individuals.

  • Client-side: Involves your browser collecting and sending information (including cookies).

Collected information: This is information that the entity collects, either through you providing the information or from automatic methods.

Cookies: Cookies are small files that are stored on your computer that are normally used for tracking or storing user preferences. More information.

Privacy policy: A document which describes how entities collect, use, disclose, and manage information collected about a client. More information.

As CloudFront is a CDN open to anybody, every customer is different. Every customer can behave differently in terms of tracking and analytics.

Whois[edit]

Date retrieved: July 14, 2013

Registrant:
        Legal Department
        Amazon.com, Inc.
        PO BOX 81226
         Seattle WA 98108-1226
        US
        hostmaster@amazon.com +1.2062664064 Fax: +1.2062667010

    Domain Name: cloudfront.net

        Registrar Name: Markmonitor.com
        Registrar Whois: whois.markmonitor.com
        Registrar Homepage: http://www.markmonitor.com

    Administrative Contact:
        Legal Department
        Amazon.com, Inc.
        PO BOX 81226
         Seattle WA 98108-1226
        US
        hostmaster@amazon.com +1.2062664064 Fax: +1.2062667010
    Technical Contact, Zone Contact:
        Legal Department
        Amazon.com, Inc.
        PO BOX 81226
         Seattle WA 98108-1226
        US
        hostmaster@amazon.com +1.2062664064 Fax: +1.2062667010

    Created on..............: 2008-04-25.
    Expires on..............: 2014-04-25.
    Record last updated on..: 2013-03-26.

    Domain servers in listed order:

    ns-01.cloudfront.net
    ns-02.cloudfront.net

Subdomains[edit]

CloudFront subdomains are 13 character long strings. For example, dcbdd6r2728b4.cloutfront.net is a subdomain that would be possible to see in use with CloudFront.

References[edit]

  1. Jump up (August 6, 2013) https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Amazon_CloudFront&oldid=549772857