Confirmation of receipt of the transfer request at Verisign for

william(at) william at
Thu Jan 20 12:06:38 UTC 2005

On Wed, 19 Jan 2005, Richard Parker wrote:

> on 1/19/05 9:56 PM, Bruce Tonkin at Bruce.Tonkin at wrote:
> > Here is the copy of the email Melbourne IT received.
> Thanks for providing a copy of the e-mail Bruce.  You've been
> extraordinarily forthcoming on NANOG.  I wish that Dotster, as the losing
> registrar, was as willing to discuss the hijack of as you as a
> representative of the gaining registrar, Melbourne IT, have been.

According to,1759,1751981,00.asp
there were actually several other domains hijacked over the weekend
(, in addition to While those other domains
were transfered to different registrar (not MIT), apparently all of
them were previously with Dotster. Hmm...

William Leibzon
Elan Networks
william at

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