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Beware of Greeks bearing spammy small omicrons, says Google

Robin Bradshaw

Use to reduce your phishing risk :)

I cant think of a sensible way to prevent this other than maybe an option to have all non-ascii characters printed as inverted so it screams scammy url, thats the best i could come up with.

I just checked and llο ( ) and nа ( ) both appear to be available, the other uk banks i checked, Barclays and Santander appear to use a domain which seems sensible since nominet doesn't support internationalised domain names.

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