What's the Browsing certification process like?
What is a Browsing Session certificate for?
With the Web Browsing Session Certificate service you can certify up to 30 minutes of Internet browsing through a virtual web browser, without downloading anything.
You will be able to visit any website that is available on the Internet, including those that are password protected, incorporate audio, video, animations, etc. All browsing is stored in a video file (with audio) on SaveTheProof.com.
In addition to the video, you can take screenshots of those moments while browsing that you think are most relevant. These screenshots, along with other technical information (metadata) will be included in the certificate that SaveTheProof.com issues in PDF format.
What is included in the certificate?
Once the navigation is complete, the system will automatically generate your certificate so you can download it from your private area online.
Your certificate which is in PDF format, along with other files with technical data (metadata), are delivered in a ZIP file:
It is the PDF file where you will find all the information related to your certification.
The file contains:
- Email of the user requesting the certificate.
- Date of certification.
- Unique identifier of the certificate.
- Hashes (SAH256) of the software used by SaveTheProof.
- IP of the SaveTheProof server from which the browsin activity was generated.
- Virtual browser version.
- Hash (SHA256) of the vídeo with browsing activity.
- Hash (SHA256) metadata file associated with the certificate.
- URL Link to access the video (password protected).
This PDF file is electronically signed by an advanced electronic signature with a qualified time stamp. You can learn more about this in the Legal Validity web section.
This ZIP file (the MD5 is indicated in the PDF certificate) contains:
- browser.version: Text file with virtual browser version.
- network.har: HAR file with network traffic generated during browsing activity (more info on how to view such files in : https://www.savetheproof.com/en/har-viewer)
- network.har.tsq: File in TSQ format with the stamping request from the network.har file.
- network.har.tsr: File TSR format with the time stamping response of the network har file.
- video.mp4.sha: Text file with video hash (SHA256) (MP4) with browsing activity.
- video.mp4.tsq: File in TSQ format with video time stamping request (MP4) with browsing activity.
- video.mp4.tsr: File in TSR format with video time stamping (MP4) respons with navigation.
If you would like to see a sample certificate: Download an example of a browsing certificate.
The process is very simple, You will only have to upload onto the website, the file of the content you want to certify. In a few seconds you will have your certificate available for download. Here’s an example:
Updated on: 03/01/2024