Signing Cloud: Towards Qualified Electronic Signature Service in Cloud

Wojciech Kinastowski
2013 2013 IEEE 5th International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science  
In spite of a legal framework having been in place for many years now, the market share of qualified electronic signatures is still low. New designs are desperately needed for qualified electronic signature to flourish. Cloud computing provides a new and promising opportunity for delivering electronic signatures as a service. This paper covers the challenges in implementing a cloud-based digital signature service and, as a result, outlines cloud (Signing Cloud) that performs digital signature.
more » ... his study also refers to the ongoing work on rationalized European digital signature standardization framework, related to mandate M/460, issued by the European Commission.
doi:10.1109/cloudcom.2013.135 dblp:conf/cloudcom/Kinastowski13 fatcat:pshddekburhk7h3l65vzau63yi