Java Code Signing Certificates

A Java Code Signing Certificate allows you to sign all kinds of Java applications and applets. When you sign your Java code using a Java Code Signing Certificate, your users will know that it comes from a trusted source (you) and that it hasn’t been tampered with since you signed it. This means that your users won’t see an ugly security warning stating that your application was published by a company that is not trusted:

Instead, when a Java Code Signing certificate is used, your macro will clearly display who published it and allow the user to trust all macros signed by you:

 

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24/7 Customer Support by Chat, Phone, and E-mail Full refund within 30 days of issuance 4.9
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$499.00
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Customer Support by E-mail, Phone Monday to Friday 8 AM to 8 PM EST Full refund within 30 days of issuance 4.7
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24/7 Customer Support by Chat, Phone, and E-mail Full refund within 30 days of issuance 4.6
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24/7 Customer Support by Chat, Phone, and E-mail Full refund within 30 days of issuance 3.4
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Provider Rating 4.9
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Year Founded 2003 1994 1998 1995
Headquarters Lehi, Utah, USA Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA Roseland, New Jersey, USA Lehi, Utah, USA
Issuance Speed Within 1 day after all documentation is received 1 day Less than 2 days 2-4 business days
Support Options 24/7 Customer Support by Chat, Phone, and E-mail Customer Support by E-mail, Phone Monday to Friday 8 AM to 8 PM EST 24/7 Customer Support by Chat, Phone, and E-mail 24/7 Customer Support by Chat, Phone, and E-mail
Refund Policy Full refund within 30 days of issuance Full refund within 30 days of issuance Full refund within 30 days of issuance Full refund within 30 days of issuance
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Product Name DigiCert's Code Signing Entrust's Code Signing Sectigo's Code Signing Certificate Symantec's Code Signing Certificate
Price For 1 Year $499.00 $299.00 $179.00 $499.00

Supports Windows Authenticode Signing
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Supports Apple OS X Signing
Yes Yes Yes Yes

Supports Microsoft Office VBA Signing
Yes Yes Yes Yes

Supports Sun Java Signing
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Supports Adobe Air Signing
Yes Yes Yes Yes

Supports Windows Vista x64 Kernel Mode Signing
Yes No No Yes
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More about Java Code Signing Certificates

By using a Java Code Signing Certificate to sign your applications you:

  • Prove your identity to your users so they are more likely to trust it
  • Ensure that the macro can’t be modified afterwards
  • Show your users that the macro is safe to download and install
  • Protect your brand
  • Avoid scary confirmation dialogs

Because a Java Code Signing Certificate needs to be issued by a trusted certificate authority, you will need to purchase one from one of the providers listed below. Use the comparison chart above to find out which Java Code Signing Certificate will best meet your needs and provide the greatest value. You can compare prices, compatibility, provider reviews and ratings, support, and other features. Make sure to select Java as the certificate type so that the provider generates the certificate in the appropriate format. To learn more about code read What is Code Signing? or How to Sign Applets Using RSA-Signed Certificates.

 

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