Phishing scams have evolved into fake customer support portals stealing user logins to attack enterprise networks and steal valuable resources.
The rogue certificates issued by the NIC demonstrate the need for regional CAs to be held to the same standard as globally trusted CAs and audited against current standards by accredited and reliable auditing entities.
Consumers and business owners can rest assured, SSL is a proven technology that has secured millions of websites over the years and remains the single more important factor to data security online today.
We need a fundamental shift in our mindset of data security. Leveraging technology and better policies, we can improve online data security.