• Estonian and Finnish Prime Ministers signed the ICT Memorandum of Understanding digitally
    11.12.2013 | General, Success Story

    Estonian and Finnish Prime Ministers Andrus Ansip and Jyrki Katainen signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) digitally. The MoU regards two countries’ information and communication technologies. To our knowledge, this is the world’s first digitally signed international agreement; it was signed using ID cards.

  • Research: Practical Issues with TLS Client Certificate Authentication
    03.12.2013 | General

    The most widely used secure Internet communication standard TLS (Transport Layer Security) has an optional client certificate authentication feature that in theory has significant security advantages over HTML form-based password authentication.

  • Video: What is digital signature?
    01.11.2013 | General

    Watch a simple and smart video explaining the essence of digital signature.

  • Renewing ID-Cards issued in 2011
    17.05.2013 | General

    The Police and Border Guard Board (PBGB) invites people whose ID-card or residence card was issued in 2011 to service offices of the PBGB to renew the electronic component of their document. People who do not use their ID-card for electronic purposes do not have to renew the document.

  • website now has RSS feed
    17.04.2013 | General

    It's now possible to keep up with articles using our RSS feed. For starters there is a separate RSS feed for every language. 

  • Estonia solves the problems of identity security on the Internet
    17.01.2013 | General

    Estonia solves the problems of identity security on the Internet. The three-year FutureID project funded by the European Union focuses on solving the identity security issues on the Internet. 18 partners from 11 countries participate in the project besides Estonia.

  • VIDEO: Watch exclusive footage from the place where your ID-card is printed!
    03.12.2012 | General

    Forte went to become acquainted with the printing house where our ID-cards get our faces attached to them.

  • Prisma Peremarket launches a new ID-card based customer loyalty program Prisma Konto
    03.12.2012 | General

    Starting from today, all interested persons can join a customer loyalty program of Prisma Peremarket called Prisma Konto, granting a bonus of up to 5% on purchases. The system is ID-card based and free for all customers.

  • 100 million digital signatures will be issued in Estonia in the near future
    13.11.2012 | General, Success Story

    Currently over 98 million documents are already signed with digital signatures, and this number is only increasing. The available statistics allows concluding that one of the Estonian ID card holders will put one hundred millionth digital signature already in the first half of December

  • Have a look at new list of e-services
    24.10.2012 | General

    There is now a new list of different e-services which can be logged in with ID-card and Mobile-ID. In addition to banks, governmental institutions and public services there are many other e-service providers and useful websites. Click here to see the list.


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