Acrobat and Reader Security Docs

If you’re looking for more details on how digital signatures, encryption, and other security features work in Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader, here are some good resources updated for v8:

Document Security User Guide for Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader Version 8 (PDF, 2.2 MB)
This document describes how to configure and use the application user interface, register a digital ID for use in Acrobat, and manage other people’s public key certificates within your system.

Digital Signature User Guide for Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader Version 8 (PDF, 3 MB)
This guide describes the digital signature features of the Acrobat 8.x family of products both for Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader Version 8 users as well as for security administrators.

Adobe Acrobat 8 for Microsoft Windows Group Policy and the Active Directory service (PDF, 378KB)
This document describes using Group Policy to deploy Acrobat 8 or Adobe Reader 8 products on a Windows network.

Sharing Acrobat settings and data with FDF files in Acrobat 8 (PDF, 456 KB)
Learn how to use FDF files to exchange data between the Acrobat family of client and server products.