Network Solutions Hacked

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network solutions hackedAdd Network Solutions to the list of hacked / hijacked companies.  This is among the scarier hacks, as Network Solution’s servers maintain domains for hundreds of thousands of clients.

Some useful info on todays hack can be found here:
http://inagist.com/all/357496614690111488/?utm_source=inagist&utm_medium=rss
http://www.lightrailsites.com/blog/2013/07/network-solutions-experiencing-problems

This type of attack is damaging commerce within the US and abroad.  Statistics for the cost of cyber attacks are staggering, some sources say it may be reaching numbers in the trillions of dollars.

2013 cyber-crime statistics can be found here :
http://hackmageddon.com/2013-cyber-attacks-statistics/.
A timeline of attacks in just the last 15 days of may can be found here:
http://hackmageddon.com/2013/06/03/15-31-may-2013-cyber-attacks-timeline/

All the information above paints a rather disturbing picture for the security of our private information, corporate information, and our economy as a whole.  The war on terror should extend fully to cyber-crime.