This article needs additional citations for . verification (August 2013) Endurance International Group, Inc. (EIG), formerly BizLand, is one of the world's largest [1 ] website hosting companies. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts, [2 ] managing over 2.9 million customers and 10 million domains. [1 ] It achieved its size by acquiring a large number of smaller hosts, which it continues to operate under the original names. [3 ] [4 ] [5 ] [6 ] [7 ] [8 ] [9 ] In 2011, Endurance was bought from [10 ] Accel-KKR by Warburg Pincus and GS Capital Partners, for around $975 million. [11 ] [12 ] Companies under EIG [edit ] Privacy issues [edit ]
American citizen Anthony Chai filed a lawsuit against Netfirms on August 24, 2011, alleging Netfirms disclosed his IP address and email to the government of Thailand after Chai posted comments on a website hosted by Netfirms.
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