Craigslist hacked?

Randy Epstein nanog at
Tue Nov 25 00:18:29 UTC 2014

On 11/24/14, 7:16 PM, "George Herbert" <george.herbert at> wrote:

>He didn't hack the registry, he hijacked its records.  And this is far
>from the first time a registry account was hacked.  But, yeah, *still*
>not secure enough.

Actually, he didn’t hack its records either.  He exploited a bug in BIND.

>George William Herbert
>Sent from my iPhone
>> On Nov 24, 2014, at 2:17 PM, Randy Epstein <nanog at>
>>> On 11/24/14, 5:08 PM, "Michael T. Voity" <mvoity at> wrote:
>>> I hate to say this, But I think that Network Operators have not see the
>>> last of of this DNS Hijacking. Craigslist might have been a test to see
>>> how far they could get and how long it would take for it to be
>>> discovered.   I hope the FBI and the other Federal agencies out there
>>> are involved with Craigslist to determine how this happened and put in
>>> safeguards in place to help prevent this from happening again.
>>> -Mike
>>> Michael T. Voity
>>> Network Engineer
>>> University of Vermont
>> Anyone heard from Eugene Kashpureff lately?
>> Hello 1996.  :)

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