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Has Network Solutions Been Hacked Or Broken Into?

Has Network Solutions Been Hacked Or Broken Into?

 Lately I’ve seen many people searching my blog on Network Solutions. Specifically, if the domain registrar has been hacked or broken into. I wasn’t aware of any hacking or computer attacks then. So, I did a little checking. It turned out Network Solutions had another recent incident. They first posted about it in their Facebook…

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An International Domain Theft Story

In just a moment, I’m about to share with you a domain theft / hijacking story. It’s not like any I’ve encountered before, although others might have. By international, I mean it involves different parties in different countries. Three, to be exact. The owner originated in Country A, the domain registrar is in Country B,…

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What Happens If A Domain Registrar Shuts Down

What Happens If A Domain Registrar Shuts Down

Imagine a day you visit your domain registrar’s website. It’s time to renew your domain name. After you type in your registrar’s website name on your browser and you click ENTER, what do you get? Nothing. No logo, no log-in page, nothing. Or okay, let’s say their website does show up. Everything’s (seemingly) fine. You click log-in,…

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