In February of this year we disclosed that the domain name WTD.com has been stolen from its rightful owners, via a proxy method. That method, however simplistic as it might be, involves the recreation of the managing email for that domain, if it belongs to a domain that expired. The current holder of WTD.com not [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
In the first part of this open series, career criminal, Bob “Juice” Bokowitz, described how he used social engineering in order to infiltrate the accounts of unsuspected suburbanites. Part 2 takes on the domainer universe and its microcosm of scammers and snake-oil peddlers. Bob “Juice” Bokowitz explains: “For years, I kept an eye on domain [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A former computer hacker that spent four and a half years in federal prison has been released on parole. Meet Bob “Juice” Bokowitz, an expert of social engineering and an avid domain thief. As part of his parole program, Bob Bokowitz agreed to a series of articles regarding security, digital asset protection and domain safety. [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A large batch of mostly LLLL .com domain names has been stolen from its rightful owner, Norwegian domainer Rune Holte. This post serves both as an alert to the list of stolen domains and a ping to the rightful owner, who’s quite probably unaware of the theft. GMIX.com was offered for sale on DNForum by [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
It’s domainer beware: there’s yet another GoDaddy spoof email in the wild; this one appears to be coming from godidiaddy.com The domain godidiaddy.com was just registered today, at Yahoo, according to DomainTools – as it’s the case with the most new spoofed registrations lately. Remember: avoid clicking on any email links, always visit the domain [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
If you bid on any of the following domains on the marketplace CAX.com – operated by domain entrepreneur Francois Carrillo – you’d be notified that the auctions are canceled: – GirlsToys.com – Co7.com – BusinessShop.com – SweetKisses.com – Summoning.com – LiveAmateurs.com – Mph.com – HostingSpace.com – EcommerceHost.com – BusinessServer.com – Ex7.com Certain information related to [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
You’ve read the news about veteran entrepreneur and domain investor Dr. Chris Hartnett and the unpleasant experience he’s had with hackers and identity thieves on NameJet. It’s an unfortunate incident and we wish Dr. Chris Hartnett a quick and full recovery of his valuable assets. Here’s the comics edition that summarizes the incident, for those [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.