The Certification Authority is in charge of verifying that the user
to whom the certificate is issued is who he says he is (checks on
the Kbis and the status for a company, users identity, powers of
the various persons in charge...).
The quality of these controls and checks
ensures a true value for the certificate.
The Subscribers trust this Certification Authority to
generate and ensure the management of certificates. The Certification
Authority has the following functions: