Hackers Acquire Google Certificate, Could Hijack Gmail Accounts

Hackers have obtained a digital certificate good for any Google website from a Dutch certificate provider. Criminals could use the certificate to conduct “man-in-the-middle” attacks targeting users of Gmail, Google’s search engine or any other service. Attackers could poison DNS, present their site with the fake cert and bingo, they have the user’s credentials. Man-in-the-middle […]

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