Word of the Day: Tech Definitions from WhatIs.com

Nov 16 2009   8:52PM GMT

Overheard – Vouch by Reference protocol

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

URL spoofing substitutes an outlaw Web address for a legitimate one. A simple way to do that is to exploit the state of spelling among English-speaking people. A site like eddiebaur .com might fool the eye of a casual Web surfer looking for outdoor gear from Eddie Bauer.

John P Mello, ICANN move contributing to URL spoofing?

Today’s WhatIs.com Word of the Day is the Vouch by Reference protocol.

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