On Migrating from Present Identity Management Services to EIDAS

  • Ana M. Chiriac
  • Andrei Lăcătuşu
  • Cosmin Popa
  • Ştefan MocanuEmail author
  • Radu Dobrescu
Conference paper
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 803)


Identity management is a real problem that currently affects all kind of online applications that require remote identification mechanisms. Basic solutions such as username-password combinations are no longer considered satisfactory especially when it comes to sensitive applications such as e-banking, local or governmental administration, e-health and so on. Several identity management and trust services solutions exist but their main problem is the lack of compatibility and interoperability. In order to overcome these problems, EU issued a regulation (EIDAS) that aims to offer a unitary framework for safe digital interactions between citizens, companies, administrative entities etc. In this paper a practical implementation of a service similar to EIDAS is presented. Current partial results confirm the utility and necessity of an identity management service and can predict the success of EIDAS at EU level.


EIDAS eID eSignature Identity management Logistic chain Distributed identity Cooperative chain of trust 



The work has been funded through the research Project COOPID mySMIS-115656 and co-funded through the research project ADSELECT mySMIS-115646.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ana M. Chiriac
    • 1
  • Andrei Lăcătuşu
    • 2
  • Cosmin Popa
    • 2
  • Ştefan Mocanu
    • 1
    Email author
  • Radu Dobrescu
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Automatic Control and Computer ScienceUPBBucharestRomania
  2. 2.Ingenios.roBucharestRomania

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