Originally posted by smirkley
A registrar lock is merely a value added service provided by the registrar for any domain you own. It just prevents an inadvertant (illegal or not) transfer of domain ownership to another person or company. It is a way to protect your ownership only. This way it has to be unlocked to transfer, by the owner only.
Nothing indicating here of anything of concern.
I lock all my domains as a matter of practice.
[Edited on 30-12-2003 by smirkley]