Strange domain name or IP address


Resently I receve smap mail abut web site
What king if address it that ???

You can ping it with no problem:

ping 3489554578

Pinging with 32 bytes of data:

Reply from bytes=32 time=561ms TTL=52
Reply from bytes=32 time=530ms TTL=52
Reply from bytes=32 time=641ms TTL=52
Reply from bytes=32 time=550ms TTL=52

Ping statistics for
    Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 4, Lost = 0 (0% loss),
Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds:
    Minimum = 530ms, Maximum =  641ms, Average =  570ms

How can I register such address.  ???
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3489554578 (base 10) is CFFE6092 (base16) which, simply, is CF.FE.60.92 which, in base 10 is

I.e. what you saw was the decimal representation of an ip address seen as a single number.

As for registering such an address - not possible. THe quad notation is given you by the ISP and you live with that ;-)...

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