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EFF Says CAs Issuing SSL Certificates to Unqualified Domains

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EFF Says CAs Issuing SSL Certificates to Unqualified Domains

In a report issued this week, online watchdog group the Electronic Frontier Foundation said that certificate authorities are issuing SSL certificates for unqualified domains in large numbers, a practice that the report’s author Chris Palmer says could impact the integrity of the whole SSL system, and puts Internet users at increased risk of attack.

Friday, April 8, 2011
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