@gentoorebel To be honest, I don't know about any of that. I didn't even think about it when registering. I did look at the new WHOIS and, even though there's no explicit protection, the only private data displayed is the state I'm in.
Gandi was also recommended in a Telegram group I'm in, Privacy Today. If you're on Telegram and interested, I'd be happy to invite you! 🙂
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