domain has been stolen. The site may go down.

The short story:

A person with a Russian IP address broke into my email account and used that access to transer ownership of the domain to a Russian registrar,

The full story is jam packed with intrigue, daring adventure, black ops helicopters, sexy double agents, Ukrainian php developers, and a liberal dash of nerdy security best practices.

I will tell the full story once I have secured my domain again.

In the meantime, if your beloved is suddenly replaced by a spammy porn site or variant thereof, do not despair. Follow me on twitter (@secretGeek) or head to my business website ( where (if necessary) I will mirror the original secretGeek content and continue blogging until I've taken charge of the domain again.


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