Maintaining control of your domain name is very important and to do that your information with the domain registrar should be up to date and secure. The email address you use to register the domain name is very important, see some additional tips about ways to protect your domain name here http://blog.networksolutions.com/2008/8-tips-to-protect-your-domain-registration/ . Taking a few simple steps will go a long way in protecting your domain registration. Do it now and it will help prevent you from living through a horror story.
A few months ago we had posted about Phishing issues and also an advisory from Gmail http://cli.gs/amA877 on our blog. We just wanted to remind people who use Gmail to take the precautions suggested by Google.
Additional tips from Google: https://mail.google.com/support/bin/topic.py?topic=12784Google+