March 2011 - Entrust, Inc. 1-2 of 2

Fraudulent SSL Certificates

March 25, 2011 by Bruce Morton
US-CERT, Microsoft, Mozilla, Google, Comodo and many bloggers have recently reported the issuance of fraudulent SSL certificates for the following domains: mail.google.com www.google.com login.live.com addons.mozilla.org login.skype.com login.yahoo.com global trustee The certificates were issued by Comodo after one of their Registration Authority (RA) accounts was compromised. The mis-issuance was detected promptly, the certificates were revoked and [Read More...]

Beware of Japan Aid Scams

March 17, 2011 by Bruce Morton
Security advisors such as the United States Computer Readiness Team (US-CERT) and the SANS Institute are warning people to watch out for online scams related to the Japanese earthquake and tsunami relief effort. US-CERT encourages users to take the following measures to protect themselves: Do not follow unsolicited web links or attachments in email messages [Read More...]