File Type : Internet Security Certificate File
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)
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Security file provided by a third party Certificate Authority, such as VeriSign or Thwate, that verifies the authenticity of a website; installed on a Web server to establish the validity of a certain website hosted on the server.
CER files can be viewed by clicking the lock icon near the edge of a browser window when accessing a secure site (secure sites use SSL encryption as seen by the "https://" prefix in the URL).
Secure certificate information can be viewed in Internet Explorer and Firefox by double-clicking the lock icon located near the bottom-right corner of the browser window. To view the certificate in Safari, click the lock icon located near the top-right corner of the browser window.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.
Software that can be used to open CERfiles: