Document Cloud Security

Transform your paper processes into connected, trusted, digital experiences.

As a leader in open standards and cloud-first solutions, Adobe’s Document Cloud includes the world’s leading PDF and e-signature solutions. With Document Cloud, organisations can deliver secure, trusted digital experiences that transform, scale and grow your business.

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Detection and prosecution

Document Cloud Security

Accelerate business productivity with Adobe Acrobat and world-class document services that transform business processes into digital- first, paperless experiences. Document Cloud services enable organisations to extend and scale existing investments in technology— keeping in line with global data security standards.

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Better detection and prevention rules

Acrobat Sign Security

Speed up your business processes with trusted e-signatures from Adobe Acrobat Sign. Acrobat Sign provides you with maximum flexibility in a single global e-signature solution so that you can replace paper and ink signatures with the right type of e-signatures for each use case. 

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Preventing product fraud

Global e-signature laws

Depending on your industry, region, country or province, not all e-signatures have equal status under the law. Learn more about e-signature regulations around the world to help you more confidently manage your e-signature legal compliance.

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Fraud education

Digital identity

From an e-signature with strong identity assurance to a highly secure, regulated digital signature in the cloud, Acrobat Sign let’s you choose from a broad ecosystem of digital identity providers to obtain legal, trusted e-signatures around the world.

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Adobe Acrobat with Document Cloud services security overview

Adobe Acrobat combines the latest Acrobat desktop software with premium features in the Acrobat Reader mobile app and Adobe Document Cloud online services to help organisations meet end-user demand for connectivity and productivity on any device while helping to ensure security across devices. This white paper describes the defence-in-depth approach and security procedures implemented by Adobe to enhance the security of these capabilities.

Acrobat Sign security overview

Adobe Acrobat Sign helps organisations replace paper-and-ink signature processes with 100% digital workflows. Learn about the security features of Acrobat Sign and how they help meet compliance requirements for many industry and regulatory standards.

Adobe Acrobat Sign and 21 CFR Part 11 Shared Responsibilities Guide

21 CFR Part 11 defines the requirements for electronic document and signature submissions to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This white paper provides details of the responsibilities between Adobe and the customer in order to properly implement 21 CFR Part 11 compliant solutions.

Adobe Acrobat Sign and 21 CFR Part 11 Handbook

This handbook discusses how, with proper system implementation and appropriate procedural controls, electronic signatures generated through Acrobat Sign can be legally binding and compliant with the requirements of 21 CFR Part 11.