Also, remember that a signature merely proves the signed data and the
public key were accessible to a computational device at the same time.
This is a LONG stretch from actually meaning you signed it
See Schneier's "Secrets and Lies", there's a whole chapter on this
or just wait till somebody you know gets nailed with the next
or whatever, and ask if any of the mail they sent out was intentional.
You are telling if someone else was given a certificate in my name and
signed a virus code and distributed it. I would go to jail for it
because it was signed in my name.
I would challenge the law altogether and fill in a complaint against the
government for this.