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Phony Web Certs Issued For Google, Yahoo, Skype

March 23rd, 2011 03:23 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

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Gunkerty Jeb writes “A major issuer of secure socket layer (SSL) certificates acknowledged on Wednesday that it had issued 9 fraudulent SSL certificates to seven Web domains, including those for Google.com, Yahoo.com and Skype.com following a security compromise at an affiliate firm. The attack originated from an IP address in Iran, according to a statement from Comodo Inc.”

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