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Craigslist Back Online Following DNS Hijack

The popular classifieds website Craigslist is back online today following a DNS attack that forced it offline for several hours Sunday evening.

According to a blog post-Sunday night by Craigslist’s CEO Jim Buckmaster, DNS records maintained at one of Craigslist’s domain registrars was compromised shortly after 5 p.m. PST, and in turn, redirected unsuspecting visitors to non-Craigslist sites.

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