Originally Published: Saturday, 8 January 2000 Author: Steven St.Laurent
Published to: news_interact_links/Links News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Another Network Solutions SNAFU

Apparently Network Solutions had a software problem allowed domains to be registered improperly. By using a trailing dash they were able to register well known names like abc-.com and microsoft-.com. Check out the story for details.