Comodo: Web attack broader than initially thought
“An attack in which someone fraudulently obtained digital certificates for some major Web sites–which could have been used to impersonate those sites–was broader than originally reported, according to Comodo, a Jersey City, N.J.-based firm that issues the certificates.
Another Registration Authority, or RA, that resells digital certificates for Comodo was compromised, in addition to the original RA breached a week ago, Comodo founder Melih Abdulhayohlu told CNET today. He would not name the company but said it was located in Europe and was attacked over the weekend. “