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digital certificate

Digital ID Informatics An official electronic identity document based on public/private key encryption and obtained through a certificate authority; includes user's name and registered serial number, user's public key and expiration date. See HIPAA. Cf Digital signature.

digital certificate

A unique identifier assigned to a single computer user for use during secure electronic transactions, e.g., when gaining access to private health information or ordering laboratory tests for patients. Synonym: electronic certificate
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The code signing also provides great support to improve authenticity and integrity of the software on all Windows versions.
The iPone 8 maker usually ceases code signing for older iOS builds at least a month after a new version is released, as pointed out by (http://appleinsider.
Until now, the area causing most concern to Smartphone 2003 developers is the difficulty of developing and testing on handheld devices that enforce code signing.
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16 -- Symantec Corp has announced it has completed its acquisition of VeriSign's identity and authentication business, which includes the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Code Signing Certificate Services, the Managed Public Key Infrastructure (MPKI) Services, the VeriSign Trust Seal, the VeriSign Identity Protection (VIP) Authentication Service and the VIP Fraud Detection Service (FDS).
ChosenSecurity Inc announced on Tuesday that the Unified Test Initiative (UTI) is using its TC TrustCenter division to provide a mobile code signing platform for global Java developers using the newly relaunched Java Verified programme.
Cui pointed out that current security solutions don't work with embedded systems like VoIP phones and printers and code signing isn't enough.
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