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Cartão de Cidadão electronic identification online

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Portugal national ID card certification chain is quite interesting and complex. Top root certificate is selfsigned Baltimore CyberTrust Root, that can be downloaded from https://www.digicert.com/CACerts/BaltimoreCyberTrustRoot.crt. There is CA ECRaizEstado that can be downloaded from https://www.scee.gov.pt/rep/certificados/ Serial Number: 120050507 (0x727d34b) Issuer: C=IE, O=Baltimore, OU=CyberTrust, CN=Baltimore CyberTrust Root Validity Not Before: Sep 9 17:40:12 2015 GMT Not […]

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27September

Lithuanian ID card Asmens tapatybės kortelė authentication with Apache2

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Lithuania ID card identification setup with Apache2 is really simple, there is one root certificate and 2 card signing CA certificates. It is different from many other in a sense that CRL only exists for root certificate and OSCP must be used to check validity of each ID card during the login. It is still […]

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27September

Serbian id card Лична карта / Lična karta online authentication

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Serbian ID card system has 5 CA certificates that need to be imported to your Apache2 configuration. Funny thing is that 2 of these certificate share exactly same name so there are only 4 different CA names sent. Still all the 5 certificates must be configured. In fact the CA name is only a string […]

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10July

Why choose Identification as a Service provider instead of doing on your own?

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These days it is relatively easy for sysadmins to copy-paste commands and add support for ID cards. This avoids middlemen and in some cases is most reasonable plan. However it also means that you need constant effort to keep everything up to date. Here are the things that need to be watched all the time. […]

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06May

Estonian ID-card (ID-kaart) and e-residency card identification

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Easiest way to add free Estonian ID card and e-residency card support to your website is using Smart ID service over Oauth 2 protocol. However if you prefer to implement it yourself then here is the guide for you. To be noted then Estonian ID card is one of the easiest to get working on your […]

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03May

Authenticating people with Apache2 and national electronic ID cards.

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Certificates stored on ID cards can be used to identify people online. In simplest terms the webserver tells browser what kind of certificates it accepts and if browser has them then authentication procedure is started. Official ID card software integrates with browser and adds certificates from the hardware backed ID card to the “Your Certificates” […]

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02May

Latvian ID card Personas apliecība with Apache2

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Easiest way to add free Latvian ID card support to your website is using Smart ID service over Oauth 2 protocol. However if you prefer to implement it yourself then here is the guide for you. Latvian ID Card Certificate authority certificate chain has 1 root certificate, 2 policy certificates and 6 valid issuance certificates. […]

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26April

Countries with electronic ID cards for secure identification.

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Gemalto says that 3,5 billion citizens to carry a national electronic ID cards by 2018. Popularity and usage of Smart Card based identification methods keeps on growing rapidly. More and more countries are catching up with the future and implementing state of the art identification methods for their citizens. Here is list of some of the countries […]

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28December

9 Things You Should Know About Social Login & CRO

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1. 86% of Users Report Being Bothered By Having To Create New Accounts On Websites 2. 77% of Users Believe Social Login Is A Good Registration Solution 3. 92% of Users Will Leave A Site Instead Of Resetting or Recovering Login Info 4. 88% of Users Admit to Entering Incomplete or Incorrect Data on Registration […]

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