123 reg Dns Issues 23/05/2012

123 reg are having some DNS issues with their name servers at the moment

NS.123-reg.co.uk and NS2.123-reg.co.uk

They have released the following status update : http://www.123-reg.co.uk/support//systemstatus.aspx

 

UPDATE

Looks to have been caused by a Chinese DOS Attack!

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2012/05/23/123reg_ddos_attack/