Re: [idn] IDN spoofing

From: John Burger (
Date: Tue Feb 22 2005 - 06:39:06 CST

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    George W Gerrity wrote:

    > c) At this point, the <> registrar will need to exercise some
    > common sense. For instance, it seems unreasonable that this domain
    > should accept codes outside the Latin and Cyrillic code blocks, and if
    > they do, then mixes should be strongly discouraged.

    It probably doesn't seem unreasonable to Hebrew speakers in Russia.
    Any kind of linguistic restriction is definitely not lawyer-proof, in
    my opinion, especially for .com, .net, etc., which is where the big
    risks are, at the moment.

    - John Burger

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