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Operation CopyCat

US immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations seized 70 domain names who allegedly mimicked legitimate websites and selling customers counterfeit merchandise. The websites that were seized were part of a program called Project Copy Cat which aims to shut down counterfeit good selling websites. It aims at people who are trying to make a quick buck from brand names.  SSL Certificates help provide authentication for financial institutions. To read further on this story click here.