vChain's CodeNotary Open Source Software Joins the Cloud Native Foundation

Houston/Amsteram, Jan 23 2020 - vChain's leading digital object notarization platform CodeNotary has officially joined the Cloud Native Foundation to further aid the widespread adoption of trust and integrity for all digtial objects and DevOps processes. CodeNotary's full software stack has been released under the Apache license and is the only truly scalable solution in the market today to…


CodeNotary New Banking Customer Win as Financial Services Continue Strategic Shift to DevSecOps

Houston/Amsterdam - Jan 12, 2020 - vChain Inc. , the industry's leading provider of notarization solutions for digital asset today announced that a leading Swiss banking institution has decided to secure their DevOps environment with CodeNotary  demonstrating CodeNotary significant momentum in the financial services industry.  Customers are voting with their pocketbooks and are validating…


vChain's CodeNotary Processes 9 million Monthly Authentications

vChain's flaghship product CodeNotary has reached a new peak for customer authentications of digital objects with 9 million monthly transactions. CodeNotary became available to customers in April 2019 and grew in only six months to this impressive number of customer transactions. More and more customers now use CodeNotary to add trust and integrity to their Kubernetes environments.


vChain's CodeNotary Releases Support for Kubernetes Notary

vChain's flagship product CodeNotary has today announced the release of Kubernetes Notary. This major new features allows organizations to only run trusted components in their Kubernetes environment.


vChain Announces Banking Customer Acquisition

vChain has closed a sales agreement with a major southern European bank. vChain's CodeNotary product was successfully installed and taken into production for the core banking DevOps environment to secure the process from source code development to Kubernetes deployment in the cloud. In the first week of operations the bank was able to process over 20,000 code and container notarizations.


Can a Chrome Extension Protect Me from Malware Better Than Google and Digital Certificates Do?

Today, when you look for a well-known application on Google, you are more than likely to find dozens of download links from different websites. Even top-ranking links hide a lot of dangers. The presence of a signing certificate is in fact not enough for trust and so is the source of the download. An increasing amount of malware and malware injected software, signed with a legitimate digital…


What the ASUS Software updates hijack teach us about software supply chain risks

What is ASUS ShadowHammer supply chain attack? On March 25th, Motherboard reported that hackers managed to hijack ASUS, the 5th-largest  PC manufacturer by unit sales, software supply chain and inject a security backdoor that was installed on over a million computers (according to Kaspersky). ShadowHammer victims per country As the attack on Avast CCleaner’s installer did in 2017, the ASUS's…


Opvizor using CodeNotary integrity for Snapwatcher latest release

Just last week Opvizor released the latest version of Snapwatcher. Instead of signing it with a digital certificate, Opvizor decided to use CodeNotary for integrity verification. Like other software vendors, Opvizor grew tired of paying $500 for a digital certificate to sign a low price range product. Just a few days before, in an interview with BleepingComputer, Don Ho, the creator of well…


The Distributed Ledger Technology at the Center of the Code Signing Disruption

Ever since the software industry witnessed the introduction of code signing, software users have learned to rely on digital certificates and GPG to verify the integrity and identity of software. Little questions were raised concerning the security of the certificates and GPG themselves. The "severe" scrutiny of the software publisher by the certificate authority and the uniqueness of GPG key,…


CodeNotary 1.1 has been released

The vChain team released today the new version of CodeNotary. CodeNotary 1.1 brings new and exciting features to the CodeNotary Dashboard. With a focus on improving the user experience as well as providing more information on signed assets, this release gives to the CodeNotary users a new set of tools for better analysis and insights and a more intuitive user interface. CodeNotary Dashboard…