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.ılı. asked in Computers & InternetInternet · 1 decade ago

Is it possible for somebody to get your actual home address using your IP address ??

And if so, what do I do cause some guy's got my ip and is gonna try to track me through it :S

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Only law enforcement with a court order could get that info from your ISP - internet service provider.....

    Don't worry about the twerp.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Just having your IP address is not really need for alarm.

    Big woop.

    Theres tons of ways to get someones ip address.

    More reason for alarm would be does this individual have the know how, and the right circumstances on your part to compromise your system.

    If you met someone on a chat, thats one thing.

    Let them talk their game.

    Keep your firewall up to date, Anti virus, and spyware as well, use common sense when downloading -- and stay away from the free porn and warez sites.

    Unless you are on this persons server or accepting emails and opening them frivolously then youll be contribute to his Ability to do something to you.

    Most people on the internet talk a big game, bu very few actually could do what most say they can.

  • 1 decade ago

    No its not that much possible

    Its possible to find the country and IP provider and finding out the address is not a easy process.

    its like searching a pin in a sea

    Some internet connection provider provide variable IP address

    Billions of computer were connected to internet and intra net,each has its unique IP address

    these are IP tracer

    http://www.urgentclick.com/address_trace.php

    another domain tracer

    http://visualiptrace.visualware.com/

    this show city

    http://www.ip-adress.com/

  • 1 decade ago

    Actually I just watched a video on metacafe about this if you have the IP address you can go to ip-adress or address on the video it was spelled wrong but I haven't tried it and you can get a Google Earth satellite image of the address ???? haven't tried it but who knows

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    No, they cannot get your address. All they could find out, is your internet service provider. For someone to get your address, they would have to get a warrent from a DA's office. Only people who can do that is the police, or fbi, or if you are wanted for some serious crime..

  • 1 decade ago

    I don't think so.

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