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February 17, 2012, 05:45:41 PM
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Hi,

The donation based web hosting at 1btchost.com will no longer be accepting new customers and existing accounts will be not renewed.
This is due to repeated targeted hacking of my site and the sites of my customers.

I ran this service on a not-for-profit basis and I cannot supply the resources needed to guarantee security against a determined attacker.

Since I started this service a year ago, a lot of other providers have joined the bitcoin community, so the loss of my service is no real biggie.

It was good while it lasted.

A warning to other providers perhaps.

dM



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February 17, 2012, 05:52:08 PM
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I am sorry to hear about your service closing down but I would like to welcome all 1btchost.com customers to transfer to BTCWebHost.com!

Any 1btchost.com customers who transfer to BTCWebHost.com will receive 1 free month of hosting with the purchase of 1 month and with transfer of domain and hosting!
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February 17, 2012, 06:06:48 PM
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Just wanted to thank you for all the work that you've done. Doing business with you was a pleasure. Thanks for the good time Smiley

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