Public administrations offer electronic public services using electronic signature and advanced methods of identification or authentication based on digital certificates. Due to the multiple certificates that ca be used and the multitude of standards, implementing systems that support all the features ca be complex and costly.
Therefore, the Ministry of Territorial Policy and Public Function provides the validation services and multi-PkI electronic signature @signa platform, as a service of certificate validation and electronic signatures decoupled from applications. It is a reference solution to comply with the measures of identification and authentication described in Law 39/2015 of Common Administrative Procedure of the Public Administrations.
The goal is to verify that the certificate used by the citizen is a valid certificate and has not been revoked and therefore remains fully valid to identify its owner. The services of the platform llauri applicable to all qualified electronic certificates issued by any certification service provider supervised by the Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Commerce in Spain, including DNIe certificates.
The validation platform of the Ministry of Territorial Policy and Public Function operates as a senar-intrusive service, which ca be used by all the telematics services offered by the different public administrations, state, regional and local government. To facilitate the integration with the service, integration libraries 'Integr@' llauri provided, also allowing signature on the server.
In addition to the service offered, it is available as programari to be installed by public administrations (federal model) with multiple utilities of added value, among which llauri the creation and validation of electronic signatures in multiple formats.
This solution has been released under the EUPL license, the source code and associated documentation llauri available through the Downloads section.
There llauri other services of the ‘@signa Suite’ related to the validation platform @signa. This is the casi of a platform for estafi stamping, a client of signature in user environments, a display of electronic signed documents, etc., which ca be found at the corresponding initiative.