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digital signature

An electronic signature based on cryptographic rules and parameters of originator authentication, which identify the signer and verify the integrity of the data pertaining to the signature.
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digital signature

In an electronic health record, a unique, personalized alphanumeric code (or set of codes) that identifies one and only one user of the system.
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Simply select Encrypt contents and attachment of all messages I send and Add a digital signature to all messages I send .
Now is a great time to contact tax software providers to see if they offer digital signature options.
3.2 Digital Signature Technology: Public Key Infrastructure
With either ELN, PDF/A (PDF Archive format, ISO standard ISO 19005-1:2005) records can be created for archiving purposes and signed through SAFE or other digital signature technology.
"Enabling SIGNiX's digital signatures with identity verification keeps the identity proofing process safe without compromising time or privacy.
The cross-border digital signature solution of the Company Registration Portal reached the finals in the category of e-Government supporting the Single Market.
The robustness of RSA (Cramer and Shoup, 1999) (used with enough large keys, typically 1024 bits) and the security used to manage the private key, allow us to give to the digital signature so obtained the power of non-repudiable proof of both identity (guaranteed by a public key X.509 certificate (Polk et al., 1999) granted by a trusted certification authority--included into the PKCS#7 message) of the provenances of the signed document and declaration of what the document itself represents.
Digital signature would not be implemented if their legal status was in doubt.
The digital signature is implemented using cryptographic methods based on two keys: a private key and a public key (Diffie & Hellman, 1976).
It enables software developers to utilize secure digital signatures and auditable time stamping functionality as part of the software publishing process.
The combined digital signature and keystroke-dynamic analyses rejected more than 95 percent of participants who were acting as intruders, while accepting the legitimate users more than 99 percent of the time, McOwan reported in 2003.
A digital signature and seal imprint will now be accepted for documents submitted electronically to the Department, thereby speeding up the application process.

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