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.
These operations include setting up an SSL connection, object signing and signature verification, certificate management including issuance and revocation, and other common Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) functions.
net plans to offer full support for Netscape Object Signing, Netscape's code signing application.
PSM hides the complexity of PKI for operations such as setting up an SSL connection, object signing and signature verification, certificate management including issuance and revocation, and other common PKI functions.
VeriSign has worked with both Microsoft in its development of Authenticode and Netscape with its Object Signing technology to help secure the distribution of software over open networks.
509, Object Signing, Java Capability Model, PKCS#11, PKCS#12 and other PKCS standards.
Nasdaq: NSCP) today announced the availability of new Software Publisher Digital IDs(SM) from VeriSign in support of the Object Signing technology available in Netscape(R) Communicator 4.
Entrust/Web Connector certificates enable mutual authentication and encryption for Web communications, signed and encrypted S/MIME email, and object signing for authenticating Java applets.
0 provides trusted SSL with enhanced access control, S/MIME secure e-mail, trusted object signing and trusted Java forms signing.
To assure that the chat client applet archives and cabinet files are authentic, VolanoChatPro incorporates signed applets using Netscape's Object Signing and Microsoft's Authenticode.
Through Netscape's Object Signing and Microsoft's Authenticode security protocols, VeriSign Digital IDs authenticate the identity of developers and the integrity of the software.