Register.com suspects Cyber attack

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  1. domainking131

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    The cyber attack started with Moniker and now Register.com has sent out an email about a possible cyber attack. The email that was sent:

    "We have recently identified a malicious activity affecting a limited number of customers. Your account has been identified as possibly vulnerable to malicious cyber-attacks, due to a weak password. As your provider, Register.com is committed to maintaining the highest possible security for your services. In order to proactively protect your account against these kind of issues, we are requiring a password change to further strengthen your Register.com account security. Please take a few minutes now to make this change, so you can protect your Register.com account"