Sectigo Code Signing Certificate
Affordable Code Signing Certificate for Individuals and Companies
Removes SmartScreen warnings? No
Removes Unknown Publisher warnings? Yes
Time it takes to issue: 4-8 days
- Trusted by Microsoft Windows and other popular platforms.
- Most affordable code signing certificate.
- Available for companies/corporations and individual developers.
Sectigo Code Signing Highlights
Bypass Unknown Publisher security warnings on Windows
Digitally sign your software files to protect your users
Affordable pricing to fit nearly any budget
Removes OS, browser, and antivirus security warnings
Note: Starting in May 2023, new industry requirements from the CA/B Forum require that all code signing certificate keys are stored on an HSM or compliant hardware token. As part of implementing these changes, Sectigo has increased code signing certificate prices. (As always, we’re helping you save money by offering a discount off retail prices.) If you have any questions about the new code signing requirements, our support team is happy to help!
Ensure Users See Your Software As Trustworthy
Get rid of Unknown Publisher warnings on Microsoft Windows
Users don’t want to see a scary security warning when they try to install your software—many simply don’t know what to do and may have second thoughts about proceeding. Sign your software with the Sectigo Code Signing Certificate to ensure your users won’t see an Unknown Publisher warning on Microsoft Windows.
Why Choose Sectigo?
Trusted by Microsoft Windows
Affordably Priced for Small Businesses
Available for Individual Developers
Top Software Publishers Choose DigiCert Code Signing
Thanks to faster validation and globally trusted certificates, DigiCert Code Signing is the #1 choice for top software publishers like Google, Adobe, Oracle, Norton, Github and Avast to name a few.
Features and Benefits for All Standard (OV) Code Signing Certificates
Guard Your Private Key
When you purchase a standard code signing certificate, both your certificate and private key will be delivered on a secure device. This way, you can keep your private key safe from hackers.
Say “No” to Warning Messages
Don’t scare off your users—sign your executables with the Sectigo Code Signing Certificate to remove the Microsoft Windows Unknown Publisher warning popup.
Keep Your Users Safe
Shows users that you care about their safety by digitally signing your software—they’ll appreciate that they can install your software without seeing security warnings.
Increase Software Installs
With the reduction of warning messages associated with your apps and software, you are sure to see an uptick in download rates and brand reputation.
Sectigo Code Signing Certificates use SHA2, encrypted digital signatures, and a minimum 3072-bit private key to secure your software.
Become a Verified Publisher
Users will see your company name listed as the “Verified Publisher” when they begin installing your software on Microsoft Windows.
Meets Industry Standards
With a trusted brand like Sectigo, you never have to worry because this code signing certificate meets or exceeds all NIST and CA/Browser Forum authentication standards.
Maintains Signature After Expiration
After your Sectigo Code Signing Certificate expires, your file signatures will remain valid with the timestamp feature. Users will still know your code was signed with a valid certificate.
Supported by All Major Platforms
Sectigo Code Signing Certificates are fully compatible with and supported by Microsoft Windows, Java, Adobe Air, Microsoft Authenticode, Mozilla Objects, and other popular platforms. .
Supports Multiple File Types
The Sectigo Code Signing Certificate supports all major formats, including exe, cab., .dll, .xpi, .xap, Adobe Air, VBA, Mozilla Objects, and both 32-bit/64-bit.
Sign Unlimited Files
Sectigo Code Signing Certificates have no limits on the number of files you can sign, or how many devices you can use the certificate on.
Multiple Enrollment Options
Your private key will be securely generated by the certificate authority and delivered via a USB token, or you can generate your own keypair on your attested HSM.
Sectigo Code Signing Features and Benefits
Sectigo offers affordable pricing for code signing certificates, sure to fit into any budget.
Available for Individuals or Companies
You don’t need to be a registered corporation to get a Sectigo Code Signing Certificate.
Will Remove SmartScreen Warnings?: No
Delivery Method: Physical Mail
Issuance Time:4-8 Days
Will Remove Unknown Publisher Warnings?: Yes
Private Key: Stored on an external physical device
- Microsoft Authenticode
- Microsoft Windows
- Adobe Air
- Microsoft Silverlight
- Mozilla Object files
- Microsoft software formats (32 & 64 bit) including:
- EXE, MSI, CAB, DLL, OCX
- Kernel Software
- Microsoft Office & VBA
Get your certificate issued faster with our validation concierge.
Let one of our code signing experts help you fast-track your paperwork so you can get validated sooner.
- We’ll help you identify the simplest paperwork option for your country and get the necessary forms completed and submitted for validation
- Have a question about the code signing process? Our support team is ready to help you 24/7 via phone, chat, or email.
- Hit a problem with the validation process? One of our code signing experts will help you troubleshoot the issue and fix it as quickly as possible.
Jacqueline SherrillValidation Concierge Agent
What customers are saying about our support team…
I am satisfied that your agent has solved the problems that plagued me for ten days. I did not understand the cause that generated the problem. At the next renewal I will seek your direct help.
MARIO FEDERICI, RTS ENGINEERING
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I live and work in Bolivia, thanks to your support, we got the validation and we already have the certificate.
EDWIN RIOS, NOVA INTERACTIVA SRL
Joel was helpful and proactive in providing support. Couldn’t ask for better!
WILL SINGER, PALM TECH
Yasmin was fantastic to work with. Kind, clear and prompt – going above the call of duty! Really appreciate it!
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Incredibly impressed by the high-touch support, much appreciated!
MIKE TWERDAK, AURORA MULTIMEDIA CORP.
Agent answered my question even though I cancelled. I ended up making another order.
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