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  1. ICBM address

    ICBM address or missile address is hacker slang for one's longitude and latitude when placed in a signature or another publicly available file.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. ICBM address

    (Also missile address) The form used to register a site with the Usenet mapping project, back before the day of pervasive Internet, included a blank for longitude and latitude, preferably to seconds-of-arc accuracy. This was actually used for generating geographically-correct maps of Usenet links on a plotter; however, it became traditional to refer to this as one's ICBM address or missile address, and some people include it in their sig block with that name. (A real missile address would include target elevation.)

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