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[Michelau, 5th October 2021] After the recent publication of an “eID-Login” App for Nextcloud and an "eID-Login" Plugin for WordPress, ecsec GmbH was once again working on behalf of the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) in order to develop an "eID-Login" extension for TYPO3, which has now been published under an Open Source license. In connection with the SkIDentity service, the German eID card can now be used free of charge in all TYPO3-based web applications for strong authentication at the frontend.

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[Michelau, 24th August 2021] After the recent publication of an “eID-Login” App for Nextcloud, ecsec GmbH was once again working on behalf of the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) in order to develop an „eID-Login“ Plugin for the freely available and market-leading WordPress Content Management System (CMS), which has now been published under an Open Source license. In connection with the SkIDentity service, the German eID card can now be used free of charge in all WordPress-based websites for strong authentication.

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[Michelau, 23 June 2021] ecsec GmbH developed the “eID-Login” App for Nextcloud on behalf of the Federal Office for Information Security (Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik, BSI) and published it now under an Open Source License. This is the first time the German eID is integrated with a mainstream platform. Thanks to the SkIDentity service, which is provided without fee for the project, the German eID card can now be used free of charge for strong authentication in Nextcloud.

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[Lichtenfels, January 27th, 2021] The mGov4EU project (Mobile Cross-Border Government Services for Europe) successfully kicked off on January 1st, 2021. This project is funded within the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme to facilitate mobile cross-border government services across Europe. mGov4EU will combine the secure data exchange facilities of the Single Digital Gateway Regulation (SDGR) with mobile identities and trust services according to the eIDAS Regulation in order to push forward the development of a trustworthy digital Europe.

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[Lichtenfels, 26.11.2020] Das vom Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi) geförderte SHIELD-Projekt, das von mehr als 90 Partnern unterstützt wird, hat heute einen gleichsam konzeptionellen wie technischen Meilenstein erreicht. Einerseits wurde mit dem SHIELD-Manifest ein grundlegendes Eckpunktepapier zur weiteren Gestaltung des anvisierten offenen Ökosystems für Sichere Digitale Identitäten zur Kommentierung veröffentlicht. Andererseits wurde eine Basisversion der freien MOBILE-X-Plattform für Android und iOS bereitgestellt, die nicht nur ein vertrauenswürdiges selbstbestimmtes Identitätsmanagement auf Basis digitaler Ausweise ermöglicht, sondern auch eine sichere Brücke zur vertrauenswürdigen Dateninfrastruktur GAIA-X etabliert.

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