Internationalized domain names in the root

Joe Abley jabley at
Thu May 6 20:57:43 UTC 2010

On 2010-05-06, at 22:27, Zaid Ali wrote:

> Now if I understood arabic only and was travelling or happen to use Firefox
> which showed punycode how would I trust it?

I agree, that seems like nonsense.

The answer for non-Arabic-speakers who are concerned about whether an Arabic URL is a phishing site is presumably just not to follow any Arabic URLs. They're surely intended for people that don't have that problem.


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