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12|06|2008 04:00 pm EDT

WARNING : Stolen Domain Names Being Reportedly Offered For Sale

by Chad Kettner in Categories: Legal Issues

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The domaining message boards have been buzzing ever since a purported domain thief created a website to offer his long list of stolen domains for sale.  The purported thief, sometimes referred to as Omid J, has been tracked down by other domainers in the past but he hasn’t typically been as brazen to create a website to list and sell the domain names. However, over the last week many domainers have been receiving emails advising them to go to to receive great deals on premium domain names. It wasn’t long until the domaining community caught on.  According to several reports, after responding to the emails the seller reported that some of the domains had already been sold. (more…)