Microsoft warns: Fraudulent digital certificates issued for high-value websites | ZDNet

It is interesting that Comodo would have even allowed these certificates to be generated.  In most cases there is verification of ownership of the domain before a certificate is issued.  This makes me wonder where those checks failed.  It is a best practice in corporate PKI to have human intervention for specifically high risk certificates.  A company with the trust of Comodo really needs to go farther to prevent these issues.

Microsoft warns: Fraudulent digital certificates issued for high-value websites | ZDNet.

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