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Re: [Full-disclosure] ICANN and IANA’s domains hija cked by Turkish hacking group
From: Eren Türkay <turkay.eren () gmail com>
Date: Fri, 27 Jun 2008 15:56:33 +0300

On 27 Jun 2008 Fri 01:49:00 Dancho Danchev wrote:
Hello,

Hi

The official domains of ICANN, the Internet Corporation for Assigned
Names and Numbers, and IANA, the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority
were hijacked earlier today, by the NetDevilz Turkish hacking group
which also hijacked Photobucket's domain on the 18th of June.

http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=1356

Then, how did they do it? There is no comment on how it was done and ZDNet 
blog says that attackers refused to answer zone-h's questions.

Any suggestions? I think that there is no new way of hijacking domain names. 
There should be something like social engineering and unfortunately, there is 
no patch for human stupidity.

Regards

Regards,
Eren

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