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Bit9 hacked after it forgot to install its own security product

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February 12, 2013
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“IT security biz Bit9′s private digital certificates were copied by hackers and used to cryptographically sign malware to infect the company’s customers.

The software-whitelisting firm’s certificates were swiped when its core systems were hacked last week. The intruders then signed malicious code and distributed it to the company’s corporate clients.”

Source:Bit9 hacked after it forgot to install ITS OWN security product • The Register