[alac] Mozilla to switch off IDNs and IRIs.
- To: alac@xxxxxxxxx
- Subject: [alac] Mozilla to switch off IDNs and IRIs.
- From: roessler@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
- Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2005 12:24:17 +0100
According to , Mozilla and Firefox will switch off IDN (and,
hence, IRI) support for the time being in order to avoid
"payp[lowercase russian a]l.com" like Phishing attacks.
The best approach to fixing this is probably to take a look at the
ICANN IDN registration guidelines and get these fixed.
Thomas Roessler, W3C <tlr@xxxxxx>