Microsoft Accidentally Signed A Driver Loaded With Rootkit Malware

Have you ever wondered what it means when it says that a company like Apple has stopped signing older versions of its software? Basically code signing is a way for companies to help reassure users that the software they are about to use is safe because they have effectively signed off on it. Unfortunately for Microsoft, it seems that the company might have accidentally signed off on a driver loaded with rootkit malware.

Link: Microsoft Accidentally Signed A Driver Loaded With Rootkit Malware
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