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NYTimes.com - Details Behind Today's Internet Hacks

28-08-2013, 21:18
Is this how 1channel.ch and sites like that have been hijacked?

28-08-2013, 17:13
Interesting article lets hope more details are released regarding this hack and how it was achieved to protect others.

I always lock my domains.

28-08-2013, 11:29
Though not directly related to OVH, this article gives a little insight about what happens when a domain name gets hijacked, and some measures you can take yourself:


And if you check on your domain in the OVH control panel, in the summary you should see "Locked" in the protection field, which can be verified by performign a WhoIs lookup:

# whois 
   Registrar: OVH
   Whois Server: whois.ovh.com
   Referral URL: http://www.ovh.com
   ... (truncated) ...
   Status: clientDeleteProhibited
   Status: clientTransferProhibited