From: Doug Ewell (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Thu Feb 17 2005 - 23:48:24 CST
Alexander Savenkov <savenkov at xmlhack dot ru> wrote:
>> In http://www.icann.org/committees/idn/idn-codepoint-input.htm, IANA
>> recommend blacklisting the following Unicode character ranges as
>> unusable within IDNs:
>> * Box Drawing
>> Blacklisting all of these can be an effective part of an overall more
>> thorough anti-spoofing solution by greatly cutting down on spoofing
>> opportunities prior to other forms of filtering.
> "Greatly" is not correct. "Slightly" is more appropriate.
I'm not convinced that (a) box-drawing characters will contribute
noticeably to any spoofing problems nor that (b) box-drawing characters
are in particularly hot demand for IDNs anyway, for either legitimate or
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