How Malware Gains Trust by Abusing the Windows CryptoAPI Flaw

The new Windows CryptoAPI CVE-2020-0601 vulnerability disclosed by the NSA can be abused by malware developers to sign their executables so that they appear to be from legitimate companies. This creates trust in the program, which may cause a user to be more willing to execute them. […]

This post appeared first on Bleeping Computer
Author: Lawrence Abrams