[funsec] Domain Registrar Exposes Customer Data

Fergie fergdawg at netzero.net
Fri Apr 7 11:25:01 CDT 2006


Must be Friday...

Via InfoWorld.

[snip]

A database problem with a U.S. domain name registrar exposed sensitive financial and personal information relating to thousands of domain name registrations, a Dutch company said Friday.

DiscountDomainRegistry.com, of New York, fixed the problem shortly after being notified Thursday, said Nico Vandendries, chief executive officer of Strongwood, a private investigation company based in the Netherlands.

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More:
http://www.infoworld.com/article/06/04/07/77238_HNregistrarexposed_1.html

- ferg


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