Microsoft Live SSL Digital Certificates Used For Spoofing

Digital Certificates of Microsoft live.fi and www.live.fi could use to spoof content, perform phishing attacks ,or perform man-in-the-middle attacks report Microsoft Security Advisory 3046310.

According Microsoft a SSL certificate was improperly issued due to a misconfigured privileged email account on the live.fi domain. An email account was able to be registered for the live.fi domain using a privileged username, which was subsequently used to request an unauthorized certificate for that domain.

Microsoft advised customers should install the automatic updater of revoked certificates for following list ;

Affected Software
Operating System
Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (Available March 19)
Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2 (Available March 19)
Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems (Available March 19)
Windows Vista Service Pack 2
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 2
Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2
Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 2
Windows 7 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 1
Windows 7 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1
Windows Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 1
Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 1
Windows 8 for 32-bit Systems
Windows 8 for x64-based Systems
Windows 8.1 for 32-bit Systems
Windows 8.1 for x64-based Systems
Windows RT
Windows RT 8.1
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2
Server Core installation option
Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2 (Server Core installation)
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2 (Server Core installation)
Windows Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems (Server Core installation)
Windows Server 2012 (Server Core installation)
Windows Server 2012 R2 (Server Core installation)
Affected Devices
Windows Phone 8
Windows Phone 8.1

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