QuoVadis Code Signing Certificate
QuoVadis code signing helps create trust Code signing certificates can be seen when software is installed, identifying the supplier of the software. The display of the software publisher along with validation of the certificate are testable security features for the user. Integrity protection, provided by the digital signature, protects against any unauthorised changes in the application.
Integrity protection and testable security are two quality characteristics which can be advertised by the publisher of software. “Signed software serves your security. Never use unsigned software!” Diese Software wurde von FIVE Informatik AG signiert. Sicher und vertrauenswürdig.
Where can Code Signing be used?
- locally installed programs
- Visual Basic code (e.g. in Office macros)
- ActiveX Web-Applications
- Java software and Java applets.