Collective Intelligence Podcast, David Maimon on SSL Certificates For Sale on the Dark Web


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David Maimon, an associate professor and director of the Evidence Based Cybersecurity Research Group at Georgia State University, describes work he and his colleagues did investigating the prevalence and availability of SSL and TLS certificates on the dark web. A paper published by the group explains the results and demonstrates a thriving market for SSL and TLS certificates, which in some of the leading underground markets are getting more interest than ransomware, for example.

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