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Practice of registering domain names that may be mistaken for widely used sites (e.g. `` instead of ``) when the user tries to type in the URL. May be used for phishing credentials and/or spreading malware.

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Has someone quantified how much more effective typodomains are than random websites in phishing attacks?

Has someone done an actual study on how effective typo domains are versus random websites in phishing links? I am trying to justify the expense of going after typosquatters and the possibility of the ...
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