Digicert EV Code Signing Procedure – Activating Your EV Code Signing Hardware

After a Digicert EV Code Signing certificate has been issued there are some technical security steps that are required in order to activate the usb token the client receives. Before you can access the EV Code Signing Certificate and use it to sign code, you need to activate your secure token, download and install the SafeNet driver for your token, and then obtain and change your token password. Things to Note: If the hardware device token has not yet been received you must wait until it has been shipped and received. To access the certificate on your hardware device token, you need to get your token password from the order details inside your account. After retrieving your certificate’s token password […]

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Digicert EV Code Signing – Installing SafeNet Client Software on Your Computer.

Whether you are providing your own hardware token, or you had DigiCert ship you a secure token with your preinstalled EV Code Signing Certificate, you need to install the SafeNet drivers for your computer to interface with the device. These instructions explain how to install the client software on to your computer after you’ve already received and configured your hardware token from DigiCert. This will allow you to sign application with your EV Code Signing hardware device token on multiple computer machines. SafeNet Installer Note:  If you don’t have the SafeNetAuthenticationClient.exe, if you’ve lost the option to download the SafeNet Drivers from your account, or if you need help downloading the software, or if you need driver software for other OS […]

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Digicert Intermediate CAs – Extended Validation SSL & EV Multi-Domain SSL

Digicert SSL/TLS certificates require the installation of Intermediate CA certificates to be fully trusted in all browsers. Depending on your product type you will need the Digicert intermediate listed below. Your product type is listed in the beginning of your email as specified during enrollment. Alternately you can find your product type within your enrollment portal. The Intermediate below is for the following products . Digicert Extended Validation SSL Digicert EV Multi-Domain SSL To download your Intermediate CAs certificate perform the following: Scroll down to your Digicert certificate product type. With your mouse click and drag to select the entire code including the Begin Certificate and End Certificate headings/footers, and Copy (Crtl + c) the code. —–BEGIN CERTIFICATE—– AND —–END […]

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Digicert Root CAs

Below are the Digicert Root Certificates for Digicert Standard & EV SHA2 products To download your Root CA certificate perform the following: Scroll down to your Digicert certificate product type. With your mouse click and drag to select the entire code including the Begin Certificate and End Certificate headings/footers, and Copy (Crtl + c) the code. —–BEGIN CERTIFICATE—– AND —–END CERTIFICATE—– Paste (Ctrl + v) the copied contents into a plain text editor such as Notepad or Vi. Do not use Word or Notepad ++ as they like to add characters and corrupt the code. Save the file with a .txt, .cer, .crt or .pem extension depending on your server type. For hosting environments typically there is a field provided […]

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GeoTrust Intermediate CAs – True Business ID EV

GeoTrust SSL/TLS certificates require the installation of Intermediate CA certificates to be fully trusted in all browsers. Depending on your product type you will need the GeoTrust intermediate listed below. Your product type is listed in the beginning of your email as specified during enrollment. Alternately you can find your product type within your enrollment portal. To download your Intermediate CAs certificate perform the following: Scroll down to your GeoTrust certificate product type. With your mouse click and drag to select the entire code including the Begin Certificate and End Certificate headings/footers, and Copy (Crtl + c) the code. —–BEGIN CERTIFICATE—– AND —–END CERTIFICATE—– Paste (Ctrl + v) the copied contents into a plain text editor such as Notepad or […]

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Thawte Intermediate CAs – SSL Web Server EV

Thawte SSL/TLS certificates require the installation of Intermediate CA certificates to be fully trusted in all browsers. Depending on your product type you will need the Thawte intermediate listed below. Your product type is listed in the beginning of your email as specified during enrollment. Alternately you can find your product type within your enrollment portal. To download your Intermediate CAs certificate perform the following: Scroll down to your Thawte certificate product type. With your mouse click and drag to select the entire code including the Begin Certificate and End Certificate headings/footers, and Copy (Crtl + c) the code. —–BEGIN CERTIFICATE—– AND —–END CERTIFICATE—– Paste (Ctrl + v) the copied contents into a plain text editor such as Notepad or […]

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Total Website Security for Total Confidence

Symantec™ Extended Validation (EV) SSL Certificates can be a key factor in helping increase customer confidence during online business transactions. More confidence can mean more conversions for customers with EV SSL certificates.   Extended validation (EV) SSL assures users that your site is secure and your identity has been authenticated to the industry’s highest standards. Features Extended validation triggers the green address bar, giving customers the confidence to transact Supports 2 encryption algorithms, RSA, DSA within the same SSL certificate SGC to provide step-up protection for visitors who use older browsers The Norton Secured Seal, the most recognized trust mark on the Internet Weekly website vulnerability assessment Daily website malware scan Data protection up to 256-bit encryption with 40-bit minimum […]

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