Advice Request How reliable is Window's verified publisher system?

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Oct 3, 2019
I assume anyone can with some effort add their certificate under name X to their database, in that case, is there anything stopping a fake publisher from adding themselves with the name of a legit publisher and the signature saying it's from legit X?
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