Digi-Sign Certification Services Limited
Digi-Sign Certification Services Limited has taken over from Tradelink Electronic Commerce Limited the function as a Certification Authority to provide services relating to the issuance of digital certificates in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
Digi-Sign establishes its service framework consistent with the provisions of the Electronic Transactions Ordinance (Cap. 553) applicable to a recognized certification authority. The standard of practices adopted by Digi-Sign is in compliance with the Code of Practices for Recognized Certification Authority issued by Director of Information Technology Services of the Government of the HKSAR. The company was incorporated in the Hong Kong SAR in October 2000, and it is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tradelink Electronic Commerce Limited. Digi-Sign’s mission is to service its customers, business partners, the Government of the HKSAR and the business community, contributing to their endeavours and success through proactive participation in secure electronic commerce.
As a Recognized Certification Authority undertaking a “trusted role”, Digi-Sign aims to carry out its certification services operation with efficiency, impartiality and integrity. We are committed to observing the established standard of behaviour governed by a Code of Ethics and Conduct. Digi-Sign publishes a Certification Practice Statement , setting out the practices to register subscribers, verify the subscriber applications, manage and control the processing of digital certificate issuance, acceptance of the certificates by the subscribers, suspension and revocation of the certificates.