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Digital certificates

Mise à jour : 02/07/2013 11:05

A certificate is an electronic piece of identity especially featuring :

-  the surname and first name of the holder of the certificate,
-  the code (called "public code") permitting the signature of the certificate holder to be authenticated.

Its purpose is to ensure :

-  the identity of the holder : the certificate allows positive identification with the certificate of the sender of the message received,
-  the integrity of the message content signed using the certificate : the original data is respected and cannot be modified or altered during transmission,
-  the validity of the commitment made : the data transmitted cannot be repudiated.

The certificate allows offers and applications on the market floor to be signed electronically.

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