Digital Signature

- Validate your financial documents securely

emdha Trust Service Provider is owned and managed by Baud Telecom Company (BTC) under the Saudi National Root CA offering trust services ranging from Online Digital Signature, Validation and Digital Certificates enabling business to seamlessly integrate and avail trust services in real-time. Delivering superior user experience by incorporating a secure, international compliant digital signature methodology fully integrated with any third party trusted registered KYC (Know Your Customer) approved by local governmental regulators.

The Government of Saudi Arabia has embarked on an ambitious e-transaction program under 2030 vision, recognizing that there is a tremendous opportunity to better utilize information technology to improve the quality of care/service, lower the cost of operations, and increase customer satisfaction.

To ensure the secure, efficient transmission and exchange of information electronically, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has created a National Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), managed by National Centre for Digital Certification (NCDC). NCDC is created by an act of law and its mandate as stipulated in the Saudi e-Transactions Act and its bylaws. Digitally signed-documents under the article 14-1 of e-Transactions Law of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia grants legal recognition to digital /electronic signatures.

emdha Trusted Digital Signature Service

emdha Certification Authority (CA) is owned and managed by Baud Telecom Company (BTC) under KSA Root CA and is poised to offer Online Digital Signature Service enabling applications to seamlessly integrate and avail digital signatures in real time. It incorporates a secure and compliant digital signature methodology with online “Know Your Customer (KYC)” process of the signatory, validated against information from reliable KYC agencies.

emdha’s online signature service provides a paperless signature experience by using e-KYC from the bank or any other KYC Provider. This is intended to reduce the cost of KYC, paper storage and paper-based document movement. It also minimizes the risk of forged documents.

emdha’s certificate policy provides a provision for short term certificates, which is used in order to create a one-time online signature. This facilitates digitally signing a document by the signatory using emdha’s Online Trusted Digital Signature Service. The authentication of the signatory is based on e-KYC data provided by a reliable KYC agency. Upon successful validation by emdha CA, the signature on the document is carried out on secure backend server. This is an integrated service that facilitates issuing a Digital Signature Certificate and performing Signing of requested document on the basis of authenticated e-KYC information. The certificate issued through this service will have a limited validity period and is only for the one-time signing of requested document.

emdha eSign
CA provides trust services to secure the exchange of information between key stakeholders, that primarily include, Government, Citizens and Businesses.

emdha is setup according to global standards and procedures; BTC operates the Certifying Authority using skilled subject matter experts in a secure infrastructure.

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