IT Best Practices

To Increase Downloads, Instil Trust First

Provided by Symantec Corporation

Category IT Best Practices

Type White Paper

Length 10

Publish Date July 23 2014

Date posted November 02 2016

Overview

Before potential customers or users can feel comfortable downloading your code - and before most platform and network providers offer it - they need to know two things: First, that an independent third party has verified your identity; and second, that the code hasn’t been tampered with since you published it. This brief outlines the business benefits of Code signing from a recognized and trusted Certificate Authority (CA).

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