Why Unicode Won’t Work
The SlashDot article on Spoofing with Unicode linked to this provocative essay about the inherent flaws in Unicode, especially in terms of supporting Asian languages. There’s some good background info there as well.
Spoofing URLs with Unicode
Over at SlashDot there’s a discussion about an article in Scientific American describing how a pair of students at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology registered “microsoft.com” with Verisign, using the Russian Cyrillic letters…