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Homograph IDN domain phishing attack steals Ethereum tokens

A phishing attack targeting users of MyEtherWallet.com used an IDN “homograph” domain to facilitate an Ethereum theft. The IDN domain used a letter “t” that belongs to a different character set, which is visually identical to the Latin character, except for a distinguishing line or dot underneath it. Registered just a few days ago, the […]

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Someone just paid $510 for the “weed.com” IDN domain

Someone forked out $510 dollars for the IDN “weed” domain we covered yesterday. The eBay auction attracted 7 bidders, and 33 bids in total. Considering how the only way to view the domain is via copy/paste, five hundred bucks seems like a waste of money. Cherokee letters have been used in the past to pass […]

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Up in smoke: ᴡeed.com on eBay

We’re living in strange times, and several US states have legalized marijuana use. The market is wide open, and with that in mind, many domain investors are focusing on weed, marijuana, hash, cannabis, hemp, ganja and other related keyword domains. An interesting domain being auctioned on eBay is ᴡeed.com – and while the auction’s title […]

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Sex sells, so how much did ѕех.com sell for?

Sex sells, and on the Internet there is a massive amount of it. There is sex everywhere, even on Queen.com! Sedo auctioned off ѕех.com recently, and although this particular domain auction was for an IDN domain, it attracted lots of bids still. So how much did it end up selling for? After a total of […]

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