In order for to qualify for the DL Shield Certified Download badge, the download file(s) and website need to meet the following criteria:

Pass DL Shield's download integrity test - the download file is scanned by the DL Shield engine for any unsolicited installs such as malware, viruses and adware.

Third Party Disclosure - have a statement that specifies the information plans to disclose to third parties.

Private Information Security - Thave a statement that informs visitors to the site as to what type of security measures implements to protect visitors to the site and what is done with visitors' private information if any is collected (e.g. email addresses, credit card numbers when an order is placed, etc.).

Email Usage - have a statement specifying what type of email notifications may send to their registered users.