Security Certificate Company Diginotar To Close

Diginotar, a certificate authority (CA), has declared voluntary bankruptcy and will close its business after a major hacking attack. The company was the victim of a security breach in which fake security certificates were issued, allowing for fake websites to pose as legitimate ones. Certificate Authorities are responsible for ensuring that a website is in fact the real one. A hacker who goes by the name of ComodoHacker has claimed responsibility for the Diginotar security breach. He has also Continue Reading