Long-term authenticity of electronic signatures with ISO standard I Roger Frost | Propriété Intellectuelle et Numérique | Scoop.it

'...Electronic signatures facilitate the use of electronic contracts and records in commerce and government by ensuring their validity. Up to now, the problem has been that the legal or statutory preservation period required of electronically signed documents may be longer than the practical digital life of the document. ISO 14533 will help solve this problem by providing a framework for the development of systems and/or services which can guarantee the authenticity of electronic documents for a longer period of time than is currently supported by available technology...'