Characters - Homograph

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1 - About

An homograph are characters that's look alike.

Such tromperie permits attacks such as IDN_homograph_attack.

By default, many web browsers use punycode encoding to represent unicode characters in the URL to defend against Homograph phishing attacks.


3 - Documentation / Reference

data/type/text/homograph.txt · Last modified: 2017/09/13 16:11 by gerardnico