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What is a Digital Signature
A digital signature is an electronic signature used to authenticate the identity of the sender of a message or the signer of a document, and possibly to ensure that the original content of the message or document that has been sent is unchanged. It can be used with any kind of message, whether it is encrypted or not, simply so that the receiver can be sure of the sender’s identity and that the message arrived intact. Digital Signature Certificates can be used for e-Governance application, Banks and Financial Institution, eFiling of Income Tax Returns, eGP (Electronic Government Procurement)and various e-Commerce application.
It can be used on server and devices for identification and true authentication on online.
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26th o March, 2013

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