Apple, Google, GoDaddy misissued TLS certificates with weak serial numbers

Major certificate authorities like Apple, Google, and GoDaddy have misissued over 1.2 million TLS certificates that featured an insufficiently long serial number of only 63 bits instead of the industry minimum of 64 bits. More security news WordPress shopping sites under attack Google Chrome to block automatic downloads initiated from ad slot iframes RSA Conference and the dismal nature of cybersecurity (Reporter’s Notebook) Samsung Galaxy S10 facial recognition fooled by a video of the phone owner This problem does not pose a direct security threat to internet users today.

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