Search company, investor...

About Digital Planet

Digital Planet helps small to medium sized businesses grow by reviewing their needs, positioning the right solution, and then training them how to best utilize their technology to communicate effectively. It is based in Livonia, Michigan.

Headquarters Location

Livonia, Michigan, 48151,

United States



Latest Digital Planet News

Webmaster Portal Leaks 63 Million Records

Sep 8, 2020

The world’s largest webmaster form has been found wanting in terms of its cybersecurity posture after researchers discovered an unprotected database leaking data on nearly 900,000 users. Digital Point provides a platform for members to chat and buy and sell websites, domains and digital services. Back in July, researchers at WebsitePlanet teamed up with Jeremiah Fowler to discover an Elasticsearch database belonging to Digital Planet that was left online without password protection, exposing nearly 63 million records. These included emails, names, internal user ID numbers, internal records and user posts related to 863,412 users of the site. Fowler warned that an attacker without administrative credentials could have edited, downloaded or even deleted this data. The latter threat is particularly real given the recent spate of “Meow” bot attacks on exposed databases. An attacker could also look to steal the data before deleting it and holding it to ransom. Another particular threat from exposure of this kind of data is domain hijacking, Fowler warned. “Having the contact information, email and other details could allow a cyber-criminal to use acquired personal information about the actual domain owner to impersonate them,” he explained. “Domain hijacking is exactly what it sounds like and criminals could try to change the registration information and ownership details. This type of theft would allow the domain hijacker to gain full control of the website name and can use the domain for their own purposes or try to sell it to a third party.” Fowler described the dataset as a “treasure chest of information” for would-be domain hijackers. “Many of the email accounts were admin@ or similar. Having a domain stolen can destroy a business or an organization and there is no guarantee that you will get it returned,” he continued. “Anyone who has ever lost a domain name will tell you that dealing with lawyers, court costs and losing the trust of your clients would be devastating.” Related to This Story

Digital Planet Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • Where is Digital Planet's headquarters?

    Digital Planet's headquarters is located at Livonia.

  • Who are Digital Planet's competitors?

    Competitors of Digital Planet include BNET and 4 more.


Compare Digital Planet to Competitors

Santeon Group Logo
Santeon Group

Santeon Group (Santeon) (NASDAQ: SANT) offers a platform and associated information technology (IT) services. It provides agile training, a business process management (BPM) platform, and other services. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Reston, Virginia.


VortalSoft is a private information technology solutions firm. It specializes in strategic consulting, design, and ongoing support of mission-critical contact centers and unified communications technology, as well as local, regional, and national IT resourcing. It offers solutions such as VS Care, VS Continue, VS Complete, VS Consult, VS External Talent Solutions, and more. The firm was founded in 2000 and is based in Somerset, New Jersey.


Scrum is a consulting and coaching company that provides counsel to companies and individuals on scrum, agile transformation, project recovery, and leadership workshops. The company is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.

LeanDog Logo

LeanDog is a software company. It specializes in agile transformation, agile coaching, agile training, software product design and delivery, agile methodologies, custom software development, agile development, and portfolio management. The company serves industries such as universities, banks, retailers, paint and coating manufacturing, and more. LeanDog was founded in 2008 and is based in Cleveland, Ohio.


BNET is an online magazine providing content related to the issues of business management. It allows users to receive e-newsletters, download whitepapers, and post comments on its site. BNET was founded in 2007 and is based in San Francisco, California.

Smarta Logo

Smarta is a company that provides advice, guides and networking for small businesses.


CBI websites generally use certain cookies to enable better interactions with our sites and services. Use of these cookies, which may be stored on your device, permits us to improve and customize your experience. You can read more about your cookie choices at our privacy policy here. By continuing to use this site you are consenting to these choices.