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Re: Detecting parked domains
* Jeremy Chadwick: > On Wed, Aug 02, 2006 at 09:10:31PM +0200, Florian Weimer wrote: >> > Has anyone come up with a quick method for detecting if a domain >> > name is parked, but is not being used except displaying ads? >> >> AFAICT, the main challenge is to define what "parked" means in the >> context of your application. > > It seemed quite obvious to me: he's talking about domain squatting. I've heard suggestions to treat "parked" domains less threatening than other types of domain squatting. This approach is somewhat dubious, based on a few things we've seen.