Archive for the 'Electronic signature' Category

EU Trusted Lists of Certification Service Providers (TSL) – TS 119 612

July 20, 2015 | Comments Off on EU Trusted Lists of Certification Service Providers (TSL) – TS 119 612

On 16 October 2009 the European Commission adopted a Decision setting out measures facilitating the use of procedures by electronic means through the ‘points of single contact’ under the Services Directive. One of the measures adopted by the Decision consisted in the obligation for Member States to establish and publish by 28. 12.2009 their Trusted […]

eIdAS – European Council adopts electronic identification and trust services regulation

July 24, 2014 | Comments Off on eIdAS – European Council adopts electronic identification and trust services regulation

The Council of the European Union adopted yesterday (23 july 2014) a regulation which lays down conditions for mutual recognition of electronic identification; sets rules for trust services, in particular for electronic transactions; and creates a legal framework for electronic signatures, seals and time stamps, electronic documents as well as electronic registered delivery services and certificate services […]

eIDAS ammendments consolidated text voted in European Parliament

April 14, 2014 | Comments Off on eIDAS ammendments consolidated text voted in European Parliament

Now has become available the consolidated text with all ammendment proposal of the REGULATION (EU) No …/2014 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on electronic identification and trust services for electronic transactions in the internal market This proposal was voted on April. the 3rd, and passed with 534  votes in fovour, 73 votos against and 7 abstentions.  

eIDAS – Electronic Identification and Signature (Electronic Trust Services) final draft

March 1, 2014 | Comments Off on eIDAS – Electronic Identification and Signature (Electronic Trust Services) final draft

Vice-President Neelie Kroes and Commissioner Michel Barnier welcomed last friday (February, the 28th) Member States’ endorsement of a “Draft regulation on electronic identification and trust services for electronic transactions” in the internal market. The Regulation will enable, for example, students to enrol at a foreign university online; citizens to fill on-line tax returns in another […]

Redenomination of electronic signature standards

January 20, 2014 | Comments Off on Redenomination of electronic signature standards

Mandate M/460 is a European Commission initiative, backed by the member states, to deliver a rationalized collection os standards devoted to trustworthy trust related services designed to foster  the deployment of European Digital Single Market. Electronic signatures, electronic  identification, registered electronic mail and other services  should help securing e-business transactions and e-services in Europe. The […]

Firma electrónica certificada

October 30, 2013 | Comments Off on Firma electrónica certificada

Los sistemas de gestión de firmas electrónicas se basan en un enjambre de normas técnicas y jurídicas que hacen difícil saber si se han adoptado adecuadamente. Las múltiples opciones en la gestión de las firmas electrónicas permiten mucha flexibilidad a la hora de diseñar los sistemas, pero un error de implementación puede arruinar un buen […]

Electronic signature mess

October 3, 2013 | Comments Off on Electronic signature mess

Electronic signature is a strong way to link the identity of the signer to the content of a document, frequently as an electronic evidence of an informed consent, which is key in civil law for the validity of contracts and other signed documents. Electronic documents can this way substitute paper documents for citizen-government relationships and […]