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Google, Yahoo, Amazon and Twitter Domains Impacted by Tajikistan Registrar Hack

07
Jan
2014

The systems of Tajikistans domain registrar (domain.tj) have been hacked. The attacker, an Iranian hacker who uses the online moniker Mr.XHat, has taken the opportunity to deface a number of high-profile domains.

According to The Hacker News, Mr.XHat has changed the DNS records for the Tajikistan domains of Google, Twitter, Amazon and Yahoo to redirect the websites visitors to a defacement page.

The hacker claims he had exploited a Director…

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