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Synonyms for authentication

Synonyms for authentication

a mark on an article of trade to indicate its origin and authenticity

validating the authenticity of something or someone

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A digital signature is a method of signing electronic documents that provides the recipient with a way to verify the sender's identity and the authority of the sender.
VASCO's Digipass family of authentication and digital signature devices include the Digipass 100 smart card, Digipass 300, Digipass 500, Digipass 600 for combined physical and network access in one device, Digipass 700 for securing complex financial transactions, and the Digipass 800, a handheld "security portal" that gives any smart card holder strong authentication and digital signature capability, eliminating the need for a separate smart card reader.
Any company intending to use a digital signature solution for electronic invoicing should ensure that the chosen signature software will meet current legal requirements.
Legislators may be interested in the American Bar Association's publication "Digital Signature Guidelines" for use in drafting and discussing digital signature legislation.
The existence of a standard should make vendors more willing to offer [a digital signature scheme] and people more willing to use it," says Joan Feigenbaum of AT&T Bell Laboratories in Murray Hill, N.
ARX (Algorithmic Research) is a leading provider of secure, cost-efficient digital signature solutions for the AEC industry.
The terms electronic signature and digital signature are used interchangeably, but they are not the same, and their legal implications are likely to be very different.
Government Standards for digital signatures including: FIPS PUB 186 (DSS - Digital Signature Standard) and FIPS PUB 180 (Secure Hash Standard).
Moreover, the parties also had to sign a paper lease agreement since Maryland state law did not recognize digital signatures as legally binding (though new legislation is pending).
Via the CoSign for SharePoint digital signature solution, CPI's engineers can digitally sign and archive the reports they create for customers on-site, via a laptop and a wireless Internet connection.
SAN FRANCISCO -- ARX (Algorithmic Research), a leading provider of digital signature solutions, is proud to have co-sponsored a first-of-its-kind research conducted by AIIM on the use and benefits of digital signatures, entitled 'Digital Signatures for Document Workflow and SharePoint'.
SAN FRANCISCO -- ARX (Algorithmic Research), a leading provider of digital signature solutions (standard electronic signatures), has recently published an eBook called "Think Twice Before You Sign Anything Again - 12 Business Cases for Digital Signatures".
ARX's CoSign[R] Digital Signature Solution is Certified Interoperable with CA Records Manager
Far beyond a facsimile or other electronic signature, the SAFE digital signature standard gives companies the ability to sign regulatory and commercial transactions in a tamperproof and legally enforceable way.
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