Google wins typosquatting case

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Google's so hot it's even getting the breaks in court.

The National Arbitration Forum has ruled that Google has won the rights to googkle.com, ghoogle.com and gooigle.com from a Russian man who operated the sites, which just happen to be infected with malware.

"In a decision made earlier this week, arbitrator Paul A. Dorf, endorsed Google's contention that the misspelled addresses were part of a sinister plot to infect computers with programs...that can lead to recurring system crashes, wipe out valuable data or provide a window into highly sensitive information," writes the AP.

We like that, "sinister." We can just picture former domain owner Sergey Gridasov twirling his Snidley Whiplash moustache as he loaded more viruses onto the sites.

Via My Way News

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