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Re: Apple Safari: idn urlbar spoofing
From: Robert Swiecki <jagger () swiecki net>
Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2007 11:27:40 +0200

Michal Zalewski wrote:

Whether Safari devs are to blame here exclusively, I'm not sure - IDN
concept is by itself pretty evil, and this can be viewed simply a clever
take on homograph attacks.

I found out that firefox has a configuration property:
network.IDN.blacklist_chars. It includes the character used in the
demonstration (&#x3164; - HANGULL FILLER) and many more. So, the problem
seems to be known (at least in firefox).

-- 
Robert Swiecki
http://www.swiecki.net

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