IT manager gets certificate for Microsoft domain, tries to report it but gets in trouble – PCWorld


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IT manager gets certificate for Microsoft domain, tries to report it but gets in trouble
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After a security enthusiast discovered a loophole that allowed him to register a valid SSL certificate for Microsoft's live.fi domain, he tried to responsibly disclose the issue. But instead of thanks he got locked out of his email, phone, Xbox and online storage …
Man who obtained Windows Live cert said his warnings went unansweredArs Technica
Microsoft blacklists fraudulently issued SSL certificateITworld
Microsoft pulls bogus SSL certificate leaving users open to attackV3.co.uk

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