Saturday, February 7, 2009

The application of 3rd party certification programme in Malaysia ---> MSC Sdn Bhd

Third parties are called certificate authorities (CAs),
who issue digital certificate to provide verification that your website does indeed represent your company. The most famous application of 3rd party certification program in Malaysia is provided by the MSC Sdn Bhd. MSC Sdn Bhd is a licensed Certification Authority (CA) operating within the Multimedia Super Corridor. MSC Trustgate was incorporated in 1999 to meet the growing need for secure open network communications and become the catalyst for the growth of e-commerce, both locally and across the ASEAN region. At present, MSC Trustgate has 12 million in paid up capital. Trustgate is licensed under the Digital Signature Act 1997 (DSA), a Malaysia law that sets a global precedent for the mandate of a CA. As a CA, Trustgate’s core business is to provide digital certification services, including digital certificates, cryptographic products, and software development. MSC Sdn Bhd is committed to provide the finest Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) to assist all types of companies and institutions conducting their business over the Internet. The state of the art back-end infrastructure that costs RM 14 million is one of the best in the region. The objective of MSC Trustgate is to secure the open network communications from both locally and across the ASEAN region. Trustgate provide digital certification services such as digital certificates, cryptographic products and software development. The products and services of Trustgate are SSL Certificate, Managed PKI, Personal ID, MyTRUST, MyKAD ID, SSL VPN, Managed Security Services, VeriSign Certified Training and Application Development. They offers complete security solutions for individuals, organizations, government, and e-commerce service providers by digital certificates, encryption and decryption. Such as, they can provide e-mail protection and validation, secure online shopping carts and more services in order to avoid being spammed, hacked and attacked by the macilious software such as virus, trojan horse and worms. The vision of Trustgate is to enable organizations to conduct their business securely over the internet, as much as what they have been enjoying in the physical world. One of products and services of MSC Trustgate ---> Verisign Certified Training Verisign Certified Training enabling the security of e-commerce, communications, and interactions for Web sites, intranets, and extranets. Other security courses available include Watermarking and Wireless hacking, sniffing, penetration testing through tools. All IT professionals who are involved in designing, evaluating, or implementing Internet security are encouraged to attend.

MSC Trustgate