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Hackers could get certificates for domains they don't own

Certificate authority Let's Encrypt has disabled TLS-SNI-01 validation on its service. Through the vulnerability, a hacker could have requested certificates for domains that were not theirs.

Global law enforcement operation decimates giant Andromeda botnet

An international contingent of law-enforcement agencies on Friday dismantled the massive Andromeda malware botnet, sinkholing around 1,500 malicious domains and arresting a suspect in Belarus.

North Korea has only 28 registered domains, leak shows

Security engineer Matt Bryant posted details of North Korea's registered domains after a misconfigured nameserver revealed details.

EFF seizes deceptive website used for high-level phishing attacks

Electronic Frontier Foundation wins control of fake .org website which may have been under the control of the Russian APT28 group.

TLDs increase chance for malicious activity

Blue Coat discovers TLDs increase the risk of malicious activity.