How to verify authenticity of Foreign Exchange Administration website
Foreign Exchange Administration website is identified by a Digisign Server ID certificate issued by Digicert Sdn Bhd, an authorized Certificate Authority (CA) recognized by the Controller of Certificate Authority of Malaysia.
As a CA, Digicert has checked and verified an applicant’s company registration documents and the applicant’s web-site's registered domain name before  a digital certificate is issued to the applicant.
Therefore, a Digisign Server ID certificate automatically communicates the authenticity of Foreign Exchange Administration website to the users, confirming that the user is actually communicating with BNM, and not with a fraudulent site that steals confidential  information.
Furthermore, the digital certificates is also used to encrypt data that exchange with Foreign Exchange Administration website thus keeping it safe from interception or tampering.
To verify the authenticity of Foreign Exchange Administration website, the check the following when you access the web-site:
  1. Universal Resources Locator (URL) of the Foreign Exchange Administration website at the address bar of your browser. The addresses should contain the domain name as follows:
        https://www.iteps.bnm.gov.my/iteps/index.html



  2. Click on the lock icon at the bottom of the browser and it should display Foreign Exchange Administration website digital certificate as follows:

Install Digicert Certificates To Your PCs
You will need install two Digicert certificates to your PC so that  it will not display  the warning screen about Foreign Exchange Administration website certificate because your PC does not have Digicert’s Root and Certificate Issuing certificates.



To install these two certificates, click on the following links for the instructions:
  1. Install the DIGICERT CLASS 2 ROOT CA certificate
  2. Install the DiGISIGN Server ID certificate
Install the DIGICERT CLASS 2 ROOT CA certificate
  1. Install the certificate from Foreign Exchange Administration website by clicking here
  2. The following screen will be displayed. Select the “Open this file from its current location” option



  3. Then the next screen will be show the information for Digicert Root Certificate. Click on the “Install Certificate” button to install the certificate to your PC.



  4. The Certificate Import Wizard screen will be displayed. Click on the “Next >” button to proceed.



  5. The Certificate Import Wizard screen will prompt you to specify a location for the certificate. Select the option “Automatically select the certificate store based on the type of certificate” and then click on the “Next >” button.



  6. The Certificate Import Wizard will then display your selection for your confirmation. If the content is as shown below then click on the “Finish”. Otherwise, click on the “Back” button and make the correct selection as described in (e).



  7. A new screen which prompt you to confirm whether you want to add the Digicert certificate. Click on the “Yes” button.



  8. Upon successful installation of the Digicert Root Certificate, the following screen will be displayed. Click the “OK” button.



Install the DIGISIGN Server ID certificate
  1. Install the DIGISIGN Server ID certificate from Foreign Exchange Administration website by clicking here
  2. The following screen will be displayed. Select the “Open this file from its current location” option.



  3. Then the next screen will be show the information for Digicert Server ID certificate. Click on the “Install Certificate” button to install the certificate to your PC.



  4. The Certificate Import Wizard screen will be displayed. Click on the “Next >” button to proceed



  5. The Certificate Import Wizard screen will prompt you to specify a location for the certificate. Select the option “Automatically select the certificate store based on the type of certificate” and then click on the “Next >” button.



  6. The Certificate Import Wizard will then display your selection for your confirmation. If the content is as shown below then click on the “Finish”. Otherwise, click on the “Back” button and make the correct selection as described in (e).



  7. Upon successful installation of the Digicert Root Certificate, the following screen will be displayed. Click the “OK” button.



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