It appears that, starting today, hijacking domain names just became a lot easier. Be sure to check with the registrar managing your domain names and see about locking those things down.
From the article:
"I accept that the current procedure is not simple enough for the average domain owner," says Bunzl of DomainsNow4U.com. "But what ICANN has done is not solving the problem and is probably going to cause more problems."
I have to agree. Talk about the cure being worse than the disease...