Dear RIPE: Please don't encourage phishing

Masataka Ohta mohta at
Sat Feb 11 18:09:22 CST 2012

Neil Harris wrote:

> Techniques to deal with this sort of spoofing already exist: see

It does not make sense that .COM allows Cyrillic characters:

i script of a domain name is Cyrillic.

Domain names do not have such property as script.

Is the following domain name:


Latin or Cyrillic?

> for one quite effective approach.

The only reasonable thing to do is to disable so called

					Masataka Ohta


Isn't it obvious from the page you referred that IDN is
not internationalization but an uncoordinated
collection of poor localizations?

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