What is a digital signature?
Digital IDs or digital signatures are the equivalent of a notarized signature, to apply digital signatures to messages and files the entity must have a valid digital certificate, which is issued by a reliable Certifying Authority, such as GlobalSign. Digital Signatures in Kenya allow individuals and organizations to represent their digital identity by applying a digital signature to their email, documents, or two-factor authentication.
What is a PersonalSign Digital Certificate?
The Digital Certificate PersonalSign is a digital identification issued to an entity, be it an individual or department, that helps to verify your identity. Digital identification connects the verified identity of the individual to a unique cryptographic credential.
What are the benefits of signing Microsoft Office documents?
Add a digital signature to your Microsoft Office documents such as Word, Excel or PowerPoint, guarantee its authorship, origin and alert the recipients of any unauthorized modification.
Why should I digitally sign the email?
Digitally signing an e-mail provides authorship and prevents alterations, assuring the recipient that the e-mail was written by you, not an impostor, and that the content of the e-mail has not been altered in its transmission.
Why sign PDF documents?
A certified document assures the recipient that it is authentic, proof that it comes from a secure source, and was not altered. Approval signatures streamline the approval process of the organization by capturing the electronic approvals made by individuals or departments and incorporating them into the real PDF.
What is a code signature?
Code signing is the method of using a signature based on a digital certificate to sign executables and scripts in order to verify the identity of the author and ensure that the code has not been modified or corrupted since it was signed by the author.