Privacy Protection. Protects your contact information.
When buying a domain name you have to provide your contact information otherwise your domain registration could be terminated as it would be in violation of the registration agreement. This information has to be made publicly available to everyone via the public WHOIS database as required by ICANN, the international governing body for domain names. Privacy Protection ensures that your private information is not published by replacing all your publicly visible contact details with alternate contact information.
This feature is not available for the following TLDs: .ASIA, .AU, .CA
Hidden Personal Information
It is a good idea to avoid putting personal information on the internet. This option will hide all your details
Privacy Protection can reduce spam, phishing attempts and other domain-related suspicious activity
Unwanted Telephone Marketing Calls
Privacy Protection will reduce the amount of Unwanted Telephone Marketing Calls by hiding your phone number
Junk Mail/Snail Mail Scam
Scammers may send fake renewal notices via mail, with Privacy Protection your mailing address is hidden