First Ever Criminal Prosecution for Domain Name Theft Underway

#Internet

Thu, Aug 6th, 2009 10:42 by capnasty NEWS

Daniel Goncalves, the 25 year old law firm computer technician arrested on Thursday, reportedly hacked in to the Angel?s AOL email account, used that information to retrieve the login details for the P2P.com from the Godaddy.com domain account. Goncalves performed an internal "domain push" transfer,which in effect transfered the domain name to another Godaddy account that he owned.

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