GoDaddy Breach teaches us an imprtant lesson about registry lock

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Websites that handle financial transactions should add Registry Lock to their domains.

Brian Krebs wrote this weekend about a recent attack on cryptocurrency services via the domain name registrar GoDaddy.

In at least two cases, it appears that attackers were able to either transfer a domain to another account and modify its nameservers or otherwise modify nameservers on the domain names.

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