Hackers Breached Adobe Server in Order to Sign Their Malware

    Date28 Sep 2012
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
    2221
    Posted ByDave Wreski
    The ongoing security saga involving digital certificates got a new and disturbing wrinkle on Thursday when software giant Adobe announced that attackers breached its code-signing system and used it to sign their malware with a valid digital certificate from Adobe.
    Adobe said the attackers signed at least two malicious utility programs with the valid Adobe certificate. The company traced the problem to a compromised build server that had the ability get code approved from the company

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