Google is warning that users are at risk of phishing attacks after Turkish Certificate Authority TurkTrust mistakenly issued the wrong type of certificate to two organizations.
Dutch firm DigiNotar issued twice as many fraudulent security certificates as initially believed, according to the auditors investigating the breach - and affected intelligence agencies including the CIA.
A fake web certificate has been circulating for nearly two months, allowing hackers to steal passwords and data from Google sites.
An Iranian hacker has claimed responsibility for last week's attempt to hack the internet's Secure Socket layer (SSL).
Iranian hackers are believed to be behind an attempt to hack the internet's Secure Socket Layer (SSL). If successful, it would have allowed the hackers to impersonate Google, Yahoo, Skype, Mozilla and Microsoft.
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