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How to run an applet to access client information if I have verisign certificate  RSS feed

 
arun mahajan
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Hi,
I have verisign certificate for my server and running a secure site through https. Can I use this certificate to run my appletas which can access users info?
or do I still have to sign my applet?
regards,
Arun
 
Tim Holloway
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You still have to sign. HTTPS ensures the privacy of the channel between client and server, but signing ensures that someone didn't find a back door into the server and replace the original applet with something bad.
 
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