The Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) has been the backbone of IT security for several years. It lies at the heart of SSL, Cloud encryption, digital signatures, and the vast majority of IT security tools and techniques around the world.
But now we know that it has been compromised. In fact, we now know that it has always been compromised.
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