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digital signature

An electronic signature based on cryptographic rules and parameters of originator authentication, which identify the signer and verify the integrity of the data pertaining to the signature.

digital signature

In an electronic health record, a unique, personalized alphanumeric code (or set of codes) that identifies one and only one user of the system.
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A safe and authorized alternative to digitally signed and encrypted email is the U.S.
Using the self-provisioning feature, customers or resellers can customise e-mail notifications, select the correct language for the interface, determining if notifications should be digitally signed, review a variety of reports and determine how many times a password may be attempted before locking a user out of the system.
Jailbreaking an iPhone leaves users vulnerable to attack by stripping away most of the handset's security protections, a security researcher warned Thursday.<p>"If you care about security, don't use a jailbroken iPhone," said security researcher Charlie Miller, speaking at the SyScan security conference in Singapore on Thursday.<p>Jailbreaking is a term used to describe the process of stripping away the protections that prevent a user from installing applications on an iPhone that have not been digitally signed by Apple.
Having passed the Windows Hardware Quality Labs (WHQL) testing, these drivers are provided with a digitally signed certificate.
While these tactics offer a degree of security, it comes nowhere near the high level of certainty that digitally signed electronic documents provide.
Each unit is also digitally signed by Microsoft, so there are no pop-up windows warning of potential computer problems when installing the driver.
On-demand VoIP Agent, a digitally signed, lightweight Java applet that is downloaded to a subscriber's PC, either in self-service mode or at the direction of a customer service representative;
"Our patented process allows electronic documents that are digitally signed to be validated, processed and recorded using technology that can identify and process single or multiple digital signatures, which are contained within signature storage blocks."
When a recipient opens your digitally signed e-mail, their e-mail client displays a 'ribbon' or icon that indicates the message is valid, and not forged.
I am very proud to represent all the experts that built this system, who leveraged all of our existing resources and pushed technology to the limit in order to develop a system that could acquire, validate and process digitally signed forms and attachments for license applications.
This means files can be encrypted, digitally signed, zipped and emailed in one operation straight from Windows Explorer.
All images and sequences are digitally signed for authentication purposes.

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