object signing

object signing

(1) Digitally signing a file to ensure its integrity and authenticity. See code signing.

(2) (Object Signing) Netscape's object signing system. See code signing.

(3) The ability to assign access privileges to Java applications that lets them work outside of their normally constrained arena. See Java sandbox.
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-- CA ACF2(TM) and CA Top Secret have been enhanced to control program object signing and signature verification, capabilities that can be used to verify the integrity of program objects in PDSE libraries.