Digital by Default – The EU’s fully electronic public sector

The European Commission has been hard at work pushing out policies and guidelines to address the few remaining issues in its move towards a truly unified and digital Single Market.

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Certificates supporting the Payment Services Directive PSD2

The PSD2 Directive opens a considerable market for new solutions in e-banking, account information services and payment initiation services.

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PSD2 & eIDAS: Are social networking platforms replacing banks?

 "Banks aren’t places to store money anymore, banks are places to store data". This was the statement made by David Birch at the 2017 ISSE Conference in Brussels.

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eIDAS and the EU Digital Single Market

The "new economy" is the catch-all phrase encompassing all new mostly service based industries, especially the ones delivered on a digital platform.

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eIDAS and KYC - Facts and Impact

Completely electronic means of identification and authentication are rapidly improving the way companies can offer services to customers digitally.

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eIDAS - Enabling Banking Without Borders


The European Single Market has made it possible for large companies and small businesses to freely access one of the biggest unified markets in the world.

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Harmonizing digitally signed data between Russia and the EU - a Russian Perspective

This article discusses why cryptographically protected data exchange between the EU and Russia (and other countries) is still difficult to implement.

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Why Remote Signing Solutions Offer Superior Security than Keys Generated in the Browser

The recent article published by Ebbe Skak Larsen, KMD (hereafter "the Article") on hacking signatures from signature servers, describes a simplified setup of a remote signature (RS) solution and mounts an attack on that. The article then concludes that the only mitigation to the attack is to strengthen the script in the browser using obfuscation techniques.

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Blending eIDAS and AML to fight against money laundering and terror funding

"Cutting off the funds " is one of the most effective weapons in the arsenal of authorities trying to deal with terrorists and other organized criminals. The international nature of such criminal organizations forces them to move money between various countries and requires international transfers and currency swaps.

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