The leading Chinese search engine blames the U.S.-based Internet domain registry for allowing a hack that left the site disabled and defaced.
Network Solutions, a major registrar of Internet domain names, counters accusations it's grabbing domain names after customers show an interest but before they register them.
123-Reg is down for the count, and that takes its customers with it.
The registrar powerhouse lets customers sign up early to use four new Internet domains, early arrivals among hundreds that are coming online.
As ICANN looks to expand the use of different domain extensions, GoDaddy looks to cash in even more on domain name reselling.
The newspaper's domain name registrar says that someone took over a reseller account on Melbourne IT's systems to take down the Web site of The New York Times.
The hacker group gets administrator privileges for Twitter's domain name record and also appears involved in a New York Times' Web site outage.
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Verizon is taking legal action against what it calls "serial cybersquatters" exploiting Verizon-like domain names.
The giant domain registrar and hosting service says that yesterday's outage was not caused by hackers and it wasn't a DDoS attack.