EU Regulation 910/2014 regarding electronic identification and trusted services (EIDAS) has given new impetus to third party services. VIDsigner is viewed as a trusted service in the eIDAS domain, being able produce qualified signatures in appropriate contexts.
VIDsigner facilitates electronic transactions completed between different countries of the EU and the rest of the world.
Our service’s high standards ensure that all signatures produced with VIDsigner are undeniably forms of legal evidence.
The decision to use reliable signature services is never simply based on technological considerations or cost. When we are faced with processes with legal implications, such as that of signing informed consent forms in the healthcare sector, the processing of public records or the creation of employment contracts, a third and very important factor usually comes into play; that of responsibility.
The use of reliable providers to formalise important legal transactions naturally calls for legal certainty, neutrality assurance and accountability.
Validated ID establishes an Integrated Management System (IMS) based on international standards (ISO 9001:2015 and ISO27001:2013), as expressed in this public policy.
VIDsigner employs international standards in all technological phases. This is of great importance because it guarantees that documents signed with VIDsigner are self-contained and remain valid over time, without having to go to the provider or to the parties that intervened at the time of formulization.
PAdES-LT (Long Term Signature) guarantees that once documents have been signed by a person, they remain valid over time and with full independence of the provider
VIDsigner offers a 24×7 service, sanctioning themselves should the service drop or become unavailable.
The Azure cloud is considered by many as the best technological service and as such is the undebatable leader when it comes to security and privacy. It was also the first platform to obtain EU approval for data protection and to adopt ISO 27018 regarding the privacy of Cloud systems.
We have numerous personal and third party legal opinions shared by generic and sectorial, local and global professionals of renowned prestige. Although this is not a guarantee of success, it is sound documentary evidence which always helps in the case of litigation.
VIDsigner offers high levels of availability. As a result of being based in the cloud, machines are automatically replicated to deal with demand peaks.
As the provider, Validated ID ensures that the signer knows what he / she is signing and that there is not even the smallest concern regarding the tampering of information. We see ourselves as responsible for the processes and involve ourselves in the results. We do not simply install software or sell a machine and leave. Instead, we make ourselves a part of the process from start to fnish.
Our own legal department will assist our clients with any legal setbacks that may arise. With our training and experience in the field, you can rest assured that we will support you in the most efficient way possible.
In the event of a dispute, VIDsigner will accompany the client if required to verify the legal validity of the signature solution. VIDsigner’s legal team not only has more than 15 years’ experience in the field of electronic signatures, but also has specific training in computer security and worldwide certification in I.S.
It is in VIDsigner’s best interests to collaborate in cases of litigation, and, as such, has created its own forensic tool for the comparison of biometric signatures based on the ISO standard that is available to any expert.