bitsquatting

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bit +‎ typosquatting, by analogy.

NounEdit

bitsquatting (uncountable)

  1. (Internet) A form of cybersquatting that involves the registration of domain names likely to be the result of a random memory error in a user's computer, e.g. excmple.com or exaeple.com for example.com.
Last modified on 17 June 2013, at 20:52