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DNS cockup locks Virgin Media customers out of email

‘Domain name not found’. Oops

chat für singles gratis Virgin Media customers who retained their old email addresses are currently blocked from accessing their accounts after the cable company appeared to have made an embarrassing DNS blunder.

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asian brides Delivery to the following recipient failed permanently: ***** Technical details of permanent failure: DNS Error: Domain name not found.

asian dating solution The Register sought comment from Virgin Media. A spokesman told us:

dating service for professionals Customers who use email addresses ending in are currently unable to send or receive emails. We are working to fix the problem and apologise for any inconvenience caused in the meantime.

He did not comment on what had gone wrong. El Reg understands that the problem should be resolved this afternoon.

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