Assurance & Authentication
The Comodo Code Signing certificate typically takes between 1-2 business days to be issued.
Security & Encryption
This certificate digitally signs code with 32-bit or 64-bit portable executable including .cab, .exe, .dll, .csx, and kernel mode software. Additionally, the Comodo Code Signing certificate creates digital signatures using a public-key algorithm like the RSA public-key cipher.
SAN & Multi-Domain Support
Since these are not technically SSL certificates, but rather security certificates designed to encrypt code, this field does not apply here. There is no SAN or wildcard support available on Code Signing certificates.
The Comodo Code Signing certificate works across a wide variety of platforms, which include:
- Windows 8
- Any Microsoft format (32 and 64 bit) EXE, OCX, MSI, CAB, DLL, and kernel Software
- Adobe AIR applications
- JAVA applets
- Mozilla Object files
- MS Office Macro or VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) files
- Apple Mac software for MacOS 9 and OSX
- Microsoft Silverlight applications or XAF files
Please note: Firefox is required to apply for this certificate and to download it. This certificate also requires that the same computer be used to generate the certificate and complete the download.
Features & Benefits
- Customer Confidence
They protect and reassure your customers by assuring them that the integrity of the code they download from your site is intact - that it has not been tampered with or altered in transit.
After downloading, end users can be sure that the code they obtained really came from you, helping you preserve your business reputation and intellectual property. Digital ID's allow customers to identify the author of digitally signed code and contact them should an issue or query arise.
- Seamless Integration with Industry-Standard Technology
Most browsers will not accept action commands from downloaded code unless the code is signed by a certificate from a trusted Certificate Authority,such as Comodo.
- Ease of Use
Code signing certificates are easy to use in conjunction with the vendor software tools that developers use to create products, macro's and objects.
- Digitally sign 32-bit or 64-bit executables including .exe, .ocx, .dll, .cab and kernel mode software
- Create a trusted sales outlet - Wherever they download from, your customers can be sure they are receiving the genuine software
- Widely supported - Compatible with Microsoft Authenticode (including kernel-mode signing), Adobe Air, Apple applications and plug-ins, Java, MS Office Macro and VBA, Mozilla object files and Microsoft
- Customer Confidence
Comodo Code Signing certificates do not come with a Site Seal, since it is not designed to be advertised publically on your site. However, these certificates do include unique digital signatures embedded within the code of your site to ensure customers that the code comes from you and has not been altered or corrupted since it was created and signed.
Unfortunately, the Comodo Code Signing certificate does not come with a warranty. The SSL Store™ does offer a 30 day money back guarantee on all certificates, but there is no warranty protection available from Comodo.
When you purchase a Comodo SSL certificate, you're putting yourself in extremely good company. How good? Well, for example, 7 of the 10 top fortune 500 companies in the world are using Comodo branded certificates. If you want your business to be trusted on a level similar to the top companies on the planet, Comodo certificates are a great place to start. This brand is one of the most trusted in the world, as Comodo certificates are the most common SSL on the internet. Online customers are running into the Comodo trust seal on a very frequent basis, and they are quickly recognizing that websites protected by this brand are safe to do business with. As this brand offers a wide range of certificates under its umbrella, businesses of all shapes and sizes are sure to find a security solution that matches their exact needs.