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Shutdown makes dozens of .gov websites insecure due to expired TLS certificates

10 days ago   |   By Digital Trends

The US government shutdown is causing trouble in internet security. As the shutdown enters day 22, dozens of government websites have been rendered insecure or inaccessible due to expired transport layer security certificates.
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Shutdown: Government sites with lapsed security certificates pose risk - CNET

Shutdown: Government sites with lapsed security certificates pose risk - CNET

10 days ago   |   By CNET

The federal closure seems to have led to expired certificates, and without them, hackers can get between you and the website you're visiting.
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