DigiCert EV Code Signing Certificate
Extended Validation and Premium Digital Signature for Software and Application Security
A premium EV Code Signing Certificate with advance layers of security is the pure revolution, which resonates with high standards of software and application security. EV Code Signing Certificate holds the power of a world-class authentication process, which injects more trust and confidence in the integrity of software, applications, and other digital object's security.
DigiCert offers an EV Code Signing Certificate as a trusted Certificate Authority, which has been followed by accurate and stringent validation standards from the CA/Browser Forum and to Microsoft specifications. Revoke all scary security warnings while downloading software and applications from modern web browsers and mobile devices.
According to recent updates after Windows 10 releases, DigiCert EV Code Signing certificate demand has been growing to more rapidly compared to the normal code signing certificate. The update holds information regarding all drivers to Microsoft, must have digital signature signed by EV Code Signing certificate before they put on submission to Microsoft. Having software signed by a DigiCert EV Code signing certificate can easy and smartly construct a connection with a reputation at SmartScreen® reputation services in Internet Explorer and Windows®.
DigiCert EV Code Signing certificate will give you a valuable reputation in all operation systems (OS) such as Windows® 8, 8.1, and 10, and web browsers Internet Explorer® 9, 10, and 11, and Microsoft Edge®. It has the same support as regular code signing certificate, which contains Windows Mobile, Authenticode, Kernel Mode, Office, VBA, Java, Adobe, and more.
The valuable series of advantages in DigiCert EV Code Signing
- High reputation with a world-class organizational authentication
- Enhance validation process with high encryption technology in build the encrypted private key
- Bolster application reputation with Microsoft® SmartScreen
- More security with two factor authentication
- Extended authentication process
- Full compatibility of all modern OS and web browsers
- Compatible with Hardware Security Modules (HSM)
- The Affordable Pricing
- The world-class 24/7 hours technical live support for 365 days
What are the digital objects must be signed
- Utility software
- OEM software
- Web applications
- Enterprise applications
- Operating systems
- Device drivers
- Firmware binaries
The Process of DigiCert EV Code Signing
In order to sign code or any software objects, first purchase EV code signing certificate and get download a code signing “engine” as per your operating system. Using the code signing engine, select the portion of code that you want to sign and sign it with your certificate token. In case of EV code signing, an EV certificate token has been stored in a USB device, which you get while the purchasing of your certificate. Now, your code has been signed and it holds a timestamp along with your organization’s information so that interacting users know where the code is from and it has been signed with digital signature since it developed. Having an EV code signing certificate, this real-time stamp will ultimately connect immediately with Microsoft’s SmartScreen and adjust the filter to ensure the code is secure.
The precious advantage of this an EV code signing certificate is that certificate token is stored in an external USB device. Hence, now the situation is that only a person with the physical device can sign code with your certificate. An EV code signing certificate is highly recommended for Windows 10 as per code signing security experts.
All Modern Web Platforms Are Being Covered by DigiCert EV Code Signing
Microsoft® Code Signing
Sign a code for Windows ActiveX along with the critical Microsoft Authenticode file and kernel mode. It is a quick digital signature solution for multiple Microsoft applications, which includes end-to-end security for Visual Basic Applications and Office.
Java® Code Signing
Get a digital signature for Java Code Applets with the Java SE Development Kit (JDK). JAR applets with trusted digital signatures can access client-side resources.
Adobe® Code Signing
It is a compulsory to add digital signature in software if you want to run Adobe AIR files. Sign now with DigiCert Certificate Authority.
Apple® Code Signing
Sign applications for authenticated use in Mac OS with trusted code signing digital certificate.