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VeriSign, the official registry provider for .COM and .NET, will soon be upgrading the security of their authorization code (auth code) and transfer system. This update will require all auth codes, for existing and future domains, to consist of:

in the sequence to be valid. This update is registry wide and will effect all registrars and registrants.

System upgrading:
Sunday, November 15th, 2009, 01:00 a.m. - 05:00 a.m. UTC
(Saturday, November 14th, 2009, 08:00 p.m. - 00:00 a.m. EST)

Clients of HEXONET:

Automatic auth code updating service:
If you have a large domain portfolio or simply would like HEXONET to automatically update all your .COM and .NET domains, please send an email to support@hexonet.net and we will be more than happy to update your domains free of charge.