CLASS 2 INDIVIDUAL USER - SIGNING & ENCRYPTION (COMBO)
What is Class 2 Individual User Signing & Encryption Digital Signature Certificate ?
Class 2 Individual User Combo DSC is basically contains two certificates - Signing & Encryption. The signature certificate is corresponding to the signing private key. Signing ONLY DSC is a low secured Certificate in compare to Encryption. With help of Encryption Certificate one can encrypt & decrypt the files. Encryption Certificate is basically to intact the integrity of file during transaction. The encryption key pair is used by the subscriber for receiving encrypted messages which is encrypted using subscriber’s public key. Class 2 Individual User Combo DSC is acceptable on some limited e-Tendering / e-Procurement Websites in India.
Technical Specifications of Class 2 COMBO DSC
Class of DSC : Class 2
Type of Certificate : Signing & Encryption (Combo)
Validity of DSC : Minimum 1 Years & 2 Years Maximum
User Types : Individual User
Bits of DSC : 2048 Bit
Algorithm of DSC : SHA 2
Storage of DSC : ON FIPS Certified Cryptographic USB Tokens
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