How to Spot and Avoid Bad Top Level Domains (TLD)
How to avoid bad TLDsThe easiest way to avoid bad TLDs is to check Spamhaus's list before registering or visiting a domain name.
These may be signs of typosquatting or domain generation algorithms, which are techniques used by spammers and malware operators to create large numbers of domains quickly and cheaply.
If you use the Internet, you probably encounter domain names every day.
These may be signs of scamming or advertising, which are techniques used by spammers and malware operators to lure users into clicking on malicious links or downloading harmful software.
This means that the registry has a large domain corpus (total number of domains) and does not do enough to stop or limit the abuse on their TLD.
For example, free-vpn.com
, or win-a-car.org
.How to Spot and Avoid Bad Top Level Domains (TLD)