In a corporate move that's likely to set an important precedent for businesses across industrial sectors, General Motors has chosen to appoint a cybersecurity officer, the first post of its kind at the company, according to Fortune. The appointee is Jeffrey Massimilla and he'll protect security.
Over the last few years, we’ve witnessed publicly trusted SSL certificates issued to domain names that were not authorized. These miss-issuances are typically caused by attackers or simply a mistake by a certification authority (CA). Miss-issuance has been detected in a brute-force manner. Typically, when someone discovers a suspicious issue, they may report it and it may be investigated. Eventually,