06-05-2012 07:33 AM
Unauthorized Microsoft Digital Certificates
added Monday, June 4, 2012 at 09:16 am
Microsoft has released a security advisory to address the revocation of a number of unauthorized digital certificates. Maintaining these certificates within your certificate store may allow an attacker to spoof content, perform a phishing attack, or perform a man-in-the-middle attack.
The following certificates have been revoked by this update:
Microsoft has provided an update to all support versions of Microsoft Windows to address this issue. Additional information can be found in Microsoft Security Advisory 2718704.
06-05-2012 09:51 AM
I was offered this update (I'm on advise but don't download or install) and I went ahead with it immediately since I read reports that it deals with some hacked certificates that affect Windows Update itself.
And Patch Tuesday is coming .....