In the left main menu, hover over Request a Certificate then, under Code Signing Certificates, select EV Code Signing. Fill out the Request an EV Code Signing Certificate form and submit.
In the dropdown, select the organization you are ordering the EV Code Signing certificate for. This organization name will appear on the EV code signing certificate
Adding an organization unit is optional. You can leave this box in the form blank.
If you include an organization unit in your order, DigiCert must validate it before we your certificate can be issued.
In the dropdown, select a signature hash for the certificate: SHA-256 (recommended) or SHA-1.
Select a validity period for the certificate: 1 year, 2 years, or 3 years.
Additional Renewal Message
To create a renewal message for this certificate, type a message with information relevant for the certificate’s renewal.
Enter the email addresses (comma separated) for the people you want to receive the certificate notification emails, such as certificate issuance, certificate renewals, etc.
To set up automatic renewal for this certificate, check Auto-renew order 30 days before expiration.
With auto-renew enabled, a new certificate order will be automatically submitted when this certificate nears its expiration date. If your certificate still has time remaining before it expires, DigiCert adds the remaining time from your current certificate to your new certificate (up to 39 months).
Preconfigured Hardware Token
DigiCert installs your EV CS certificate on a secure token and ships the token to you with instructions for how to activate it. See Currently Supported eTokens.
Next, select a Shipping Method (Standard or Expediated). Then, add your shipping information: your name and the address you want us to send the token to.
Use Existing Token
After DigiCert issues your EV CS certificate, you need to install the certificate on your token.
In the Platform dropdown, select the type of hardware token you plan to install your EV CS certificate on.
You must have a FIPS 140-2 Level 2 compliant device. See Currently Supported eTokens.
Install on HSM
After DigiCert issues your EV CS certificate, install it on your HSM device.
Select Payment Method
Under Payment Information, select a payment method to pay for the certificate:
Certificate Services Agreement
Read through the agreement and check I agree to the Certificate Services Agreement.
Click Submit Certificate Request.
Before your certificate can be issued, we need to validate your authority to order a certificate for the organization on your EV code signing certificate. A validation agent will call a verified phone number to speak with someone who represents you (the certificate requestor) and can confirm your authority:
To complete the organization consent for your certificate order:
After DigiCert completes all validation required for your order, we send the EV CS verified contacts for the organization an email informing them that they need to approve the EV code signing certificate request. Only after we receive the approval, can we continue processing your order.
Once the validation process is completed, we will issue your certificate.