Mac Developer: Marc Liyanage - Blog - Developer - Mac OS X Application Code Signing
Marc Liyanage - Blog - Developer - Mac OS X Application Code Signing
Benefits of Signing Applications on Mac OS X
The latest version 10.5 (Leopard) of Mac OS X adds the ability to digitally sign executable code. I wanted to do that with one of our Mac OS X applications, the image uploader for our snapmania Online Photo Manager.
Right now, the main user-visible benefit of signed applications is that accessing objects in the user’s Keychain no longer triggers this confirmation dialog after a new version of the application is installed:"
Here's a little codesigning information nugget from the interweb.
Labels: cocoa, codesigning, security