The main purpose of the digital certificate is to ensure that the application belongs to the entity to which the certificate was issued. The Nero AG digital certificate does not guarantee that a signed application is safe to run, but rather informs the user that the software was digitally signed by Nero AG and verified by a trusted Certificate Authority (CA).
Nero is a global computer software company most well known for its burning software, Nero Burning ROM. Nero makes several products, including: Nero Multimedia Suite: a variety of software products, including the CD/DVD burning product Nero Burning ROM as well as other tools such photo editing, video authoring, audio editing, file conversion, backup, and an entertainment media center. Nero Digital: a suite of MPEG-4-compliant video and audio codecs. Nero AG licenses Nero Digital technology to integrated circuit manufacturers. Nero BackItup: backup software for Microsoft Windows. www.nero.com
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“Nero creates software applications and platforms that help consumers simply enjoy their photos, videos and music. Its free Nero Kwik Media platform enables consumers to access, enhance and share their digital content across PCs, smart phones, tablets and online social networks. Nero also produces a top-selling multimedia software suite, which contains powerful applications for media management, video editing, video converting, file back-up, content syncing and disc burning.”