Fremont CA, August 18, 2010 – Foxit Corporation, a leading provider of solutions for reading, editing, creating, organizing, securing PDF documents and eReader devices, is now engaging in releasing an upcoming security patch for a possible digital signature collision that can be used to modify a signed file and not invalidate the signature.
To protect PDF users from the identity theft which can be used to modify a signed PDF file while keeping the digital signature stay the same, Foxit is preannouncing its soon to be submitted PDF software. With the commitment to provide a safer, smaller and faster PDF toolkit, Foxit takes immediate actions to address any possible security breach.
"Foxit is aware of this serious issue and is working toward an implementation that ensures data integrity and identity verification. Foxit values each customer and we don’t want any of us customers to lose their data and facing vulnerabilities of security attack. Foxit will take fast steps to patch any PDF flaws threatening our users. " said Alex Alexander, AVP, Corporate Marketing for Foxit Corporation.
About Foxit Corporation
Foxit Corporation, a Microsoft Certified Partner, is at the forefront of cost-effective electronic document solutions. Customers of Foxit’s award-winning products include major technology and healthcare companies; global financial services firms and government agencies. Founded in 2001, Foxit Corporation believes in innovative, standards-based technology and unrivalled customer support, with a deep commitment to sustainable, environmentally sound products and services.