20 Jun '13, 1pm

Yahoo ID recycling should put domain registrars on edge

Yahoo ID recycling should put domain registrars on edge Thursday, June 20th, 2013 Making Yahoo IDs available for registration again could lead to domain theft. If you have access to a domain account holder’s email, it’s fairly easy to steal a domain from them. Which is why domain name registrars should be on high alert about Yahoo’s plan to recycle dormant user IDs . The company plans to re-offer dormant user IDs to the public in an effort to make better IDs available. Although only a small amount of the IDs are apparently connected to Yahoo email accounts, this is still troublesome. One way people steal domain names is to get control of the registrant’s webmail accounts. I’ve seen more than one occasion where a thief found a webmail account that had been made “available again”, signed up for the account, and then stole a domain. It would be fairly simple to do this on a l...

Full article: http://domainnamewire.com/2013/06/20/yahoo-id-recycling-s...

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