New Code Signing Working Group Chartered Due to Regulation Changes in CA/Browser Forum

With changes to the governance regulations in the CA/Browser Forum, a new Code Signing Working Group was officially chartered in March 2019. The working group is composed of Certificate Authorities and certificate consumers (operating systems that consume these certificates), and its main goal is to set standards related to the issuance and management of code […]

ETSI Recommendations Echo Global Push for IoT Security

The massively growing number of network-connected devices has pressed standards bodies and government entities to publish security guidelines and recommendations. According to IHS Markit, the number of IoT devices throughout the world will increase from 27 billion in 2017 to 125 billion by 2030. In response to this IoT expansion, recommendations continue to emerge around […]

Best Practices for Timestamping

Code signing provides integrity to your executables, ensuring that they have not been modified or corrupted. Many modern operating systems require code signing to protect their users from code that has no known origin or guarantees of authenticity. Similar to HTTPS, trusted certificates created by Certificate Authorities are issued to individuals or companies to allow […]