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Is it possible to get someone's code signing certificate revoked?

I recently had to clean up someone's computer because they were tricked into installing a bunch of things without their knowledge. The horrible thing about it was that the installer was signed with a ...
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How to determine if an application is signed with an extended validation (EV) code signing certificate

I know it is possible to view an application digital certificate by right-click->properties->digital signatures, but I cannot tell whether an application is signed with an EV or a regular code signing ...
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Digitally Signing Software - self signing cerificate

I'd like to experiment with signing a software executable. I am afraid that there is something that escapes me. I will get to the point where I will acquire a certificate from a CA, but before then I ...
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Constantly having to restart Windows 7 to time-stamp installer… Why?

I am using a Windows 7 (64-bit) machine as a build server and have encountered a strange problem. One of my build steps is to apply a code signing certificate using a command like this: signtool ...
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How to install authrootstl.cab offline?

When I try to install the authrootstl.cab offline it won't work. The certificates are installed but Windows doesn't trust the file, and will continue to try to download it. It says the list signing ...
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What are the Windows system certificate stores?

When adding certificates, stls, ctls and crls to the system I can choose the certificate store. I have found so far only references to the "my" and "root" stores. Is there any other?
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How to make windows stop from trying to download authrootstl.cab?

Every time I start a specific signed app, Windows 7 tries to download the following file http://www.download.windowsupdate.com/msdownload/update/v3/static/trustedr/en/authrootstl.cab And this trial ...
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How to download and install an updated Certificate Revocation List?

I don't want that my Windows 7 machine download CRLs at boot time. Can I do it manually?
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PowerShell access denied to cert:\CurrentUser\My

PS cert:\currentuser\my> dir Get-ChildItem : Access is denied. At line:1 char:3 + dir <<<< I cannot access any of my code signing certificates to sign a PowerShell script. I can ...