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Old 11th Jul 2014, 11:38   #1
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Microsoft issues emergency certificate patch

Fraudulent SSL certificates revoked.
http://www.bit-tech.net/news/bits/20...t-cert-patch/1
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Old 11th Jul 2014, 18:05   #2
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come on, at least try to do some serious journalism...

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/...curity/2982792
http://googleonlinesecurity.blogspot...-security.html
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Old 13th Jul 2014, 11:29   #4
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come on, at least try to do some serious journalism...

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/...curity/2982792
http://googleonlinesecurity.blogspot...-security.html
Second link is interesting, they claim this only affect Windows and its 3rd party applications and browsers. IE has its own root store, and Chrome, Android OS, iOS etc dosen't even use the Indian certificate provider.
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I sniggered somewhat...
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Whilst he could've phrased it better, personally I think with stories like this it'd be nice to have a link to the official announcement [if there is one... which there isn't always]... even if it's 'if you wanna try and decipher the official announcement, here's the link, knock yourself out...' tagged onto the end...
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