Not much shocks me anymore, but my friend Christine Cobb gave me a link to a video on YouTube where a Godaddy user shares his screen. His "new" Godaddy account is either hacked, merged, glitch-y or I have no clue what happened! Warning: Video has some vulgar text. And the video may make you a bit … Read more about Godaddy Account Goes Haywire (hacked or messed up?)
Go Daddy's outage of September 10. 2012 has been resolved. This was not a denial of service attack (DDoS). Issue was a series of internal network events. Rumors were flying on the Internet that GoDaddy.com was attacked by a denial of service attack (DDoS) attack and a so-called hacker was claiming … Read more about Go Daddy Site Outage Investigation Completed – Not a DDoS Attack!
Go Daddy is experiencing an outage today (September 10, 2012) on numerous sites, including their own. HostGator is giving 50% off on hosting and domain registrations. UPDATE SEPTEMBER 11, 2012: Go Daddy Site Outage Investigation Completed - Not a DDoS Attack! Previous Article and Updates below There … Read more about Godaddy Outage on Millions of Sites & HostGator Gives 50% Off
On December 22, 2010, we received several reports that a new malware attack (acrossuniverseitbenet) has infected WordPress sites hosted at GoDaddy and possibly other hosting providers. The malware script injected is as follows: (I have put spaces in the url below for your protection so you can't … Read more about Malware Attack: acrossuniverseitbenet Hacks WordPress Sites
We recently got numerous reports that people who had sites that were hosted with several hosting networks got hacked by a “Bulk Injection” and are now being infected. People who got infected before were told by one of the hosting providers to change their cPanel/FTP password, because they suspected … Read more about BlueHost, GoDaddy, and Other Network Providers get Targeted with Bulk Injection Hack
Early on September 21, 2010, some websites hosted at Go Daddy were hacked again with malware. I just received a courtesy call from the Go Daddy’s Security Team so I could give you an update. They will also be releasing a statement to me soon and I will post it here shortly. On September 17, 2010, … Read more about Go Daddy Fixing Hacked Websites for Customers
On September 17, 2010, numerous websites hosted at GoDaddy, including WordPress blogs, were hacked with myblindstudioinfoonline[dot]com malware. Affected websites got injected with a long malicious script located at the top of .php files and may contain something like base64_decode This malicious … Read more about Update: GoDaddy Resolves myblindstudioinfoonline Malware Hacked Websites
We have confirmed reports that numerous websites hosted at GoDaddy have been hacked with myblindstudioinfoonline[dot]com malware, including WordPress blogs. Our first confirmed report of an infected site hosted at Go Daddy was on September 17, 2010 at 5:27pm, the time in which all the .php files … Read more about WordPress hacked with myblindstudioinfoonline malware on Godaddy