Whois-RWS

Network
Net Range198.18.0.0 - 198.19.255.255
CIDR198.18.0.0/15
NameSPECIAL-IPV4-BENCHMARK-TESTING-IANA-RESERVED
HandleNET-198-18-0-0-1
ParentNET198 (NET-198-0-0-0-0)
Net TypeIANA Special Use
Origin AS
OrganizationInternet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA)
Registration Date1992-11-23
Last Updated2013-08-30
CommentsAddresses starting with "198.18." or "198.19." are set aside for use in isolated laboratory networks used for benchmarking and performance testing. They should never appear on the Internet and if you see Internet traffic using these addresses, they are being used without permission.

This assignment was made by the IETF, the organization that develops Internet protocols, in RFC 2544, which can be found at:
http://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/rfc2544
RESTful Linkhttps://whois.arin.net/rest/net/NET-198-18-0-0-1
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