A Controversial Surveillance Firm Was Granted a Powerful Encryption Certificate :: Motherboard article reference

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A Controversial Surveillance Firm Was Granted a Powerful Encryption Certificate :: Motherboard article reference

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A Controversial Surveillance Firm Was Granted a Powerful Encryption Certificate | Motherboard
A controversial surveillance company whose products have been detected in Iran and Sudan was recently issued a powerful encryption certificate by a US cybersecurity company. The certificate, and the authority that comes with it, could allow Blue Coat Systems to more easily snoop on encrypted traffic. But Symantec, the company that provided it, downplayed concern from the security community.
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