Adobe to revoke code signing certificate for Windows

Adobe said today it will be revoking a code signing certificate for Windows after discovering malware that was digitally signed with the certificate.
“Adobe is currently investigating what appears to be the inappropriate use of an Adobe code signing certificate for Windows,” Brad Arkin, senior director of security at Adobe, wrote in a blog post.” We plan to revoke the impacted certificate on October 4, 2012 for all software code signed after July 10, 2012.”
“The evidence we have seen has been limited to a single isolated discovery of two malicious utilities signed using the certificate and…

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