Extended Validation SSL
1-7 business days
Code Signing Certificate
Company Documents Required
Secure Hash Algorithm
Up to 256-bit
DigiCert Code Signing SSL with EV
- Ideal for code publishers
- Secures software, apps and codes
DigiCert Code Signing SSL with EV is a first-class code signing certificate, perfect for IT companies that need to assert maximum publisher identity and gain the highest level of customer trust. With this code signing certificate, software developers can sign digital downloadable goods and protect their code from cyber thieves.
Authentication and Credibility
Thanks to its digital signature, which is the ultimate indicator of authenticity and integrity, DigiCert Code Signing SSL with EV will ensure your software products receive cutting-edge protection. Browsers and antiviruses won’t flag your code and scripts, while customers will know for sure who’s behind the software. Best of all, you’ll receive a reputational boost with the Microsoft SmartScreen – the filter every Windows user encounters when installing a new program.
DigiCert Code Signing SSL with EV protects your code from being tampered with and compromised. If an attacker attempts to alter it in any way, your customers will receive an instant notification.
Exclusive Private Key Security
The private key is the most crucial element of your certificate. Its compromise may lead to financial losses and damage your reputation. DigiCert Code Signing certificate takes care of your private key by storing it on an external USB device. You will physically have this device after your purchase, and only those with the USB can sign the code with your certificate.
Extended Validation offers the highest level of assurance that your digital goods are genuine and belong to an authentic company. Users can see your official name and the details of the Code Signing Certificate and use your products with confidence.
Compatible with almost any platform
This Code Signing certificate will run on various desktop platforms and major mobile operating systems. With 99.3% browser compatibility, all your users will avoid suspicious browser and antivirus warnings.
All DigiCert certificates follow the latest NIST and CA/B Forum security standards. This certificate provides a 2048-bit RSA signature key. Elliptic Curve cryptography is also available.
Here is a list with the most common questions our customers have when buying a Code Signing SSL Certificate with Business Validation:
The CodeSigning certificate was specifically developed for increasing the trustworthiness of your software products. This type of certificate protects your digital downloadable goods, like scripts or codes, by signing them and guaranteeing their authenticity and integrity. This certification brings a greater level of your customers’ trust, by ensuring them that your content is safe and it belongs to your company. Moreover, the Authenticode Technology guarantees that if the code will be damaged after being signed, the digital signature will break and alert the client that the software is no longer credible.
CodeSigning certificates are Business Validation (BV) and Personal Validation SSL certificates. The Business Validation SSLs require Certificate Authority’s (CA’s) authentication through providing your company’s documents, along with performing domain validation by email. The Personal Validation requires personal identification verification of the owner. The entire validation process may take up to 2 or 3 business days to issue your CodeSigning certificate that will serve as a third party guarantee for the authenticity of your digital goods.
You can find our full list of CodeSigning certificates at this link.
To add your Company Name and TAX/VAT number, you have to login into your SSL Dragon Account and follow these steps:
- Click on the “Hello, *Your Name*” button on the right top side of your account dashboard and select “Edit Account Settings”;
- On the ‘My Details’ page, you will find the ‘Company Name’ and ‘Company TAX/VAT ID’ field;
- Fill in these fields with the necessary information then click on ’Save Changes’.
After you perform the above steps, your SSL Dragon account and all your invoices will be automatically updated with this information.
- Microsoft Authenticode
- Sun Java
- Adobe AIR
- Microsoft Office and VBA
- Microsoft Windows Phone
- Qualcomm BREW
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2. Find your answers on our Frequently Asked Questions page;
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