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Written by Oleksandr Gavenko (AKA gavenkoa), compiled on 2017-10-13 from rev 5ee52f8d25b5.


Standards for smartcards

  • FIPS 201.
  • NIST SP 800-78 (Cryptographic Algorithms and Key Sizes for PIV).
  • X.509 Certificate for Digital Signature.
  • X.509 Certificate for Key Management.
  • X.509 Certificate for Card Authentication.
  • Card Capability Container.
  • Cardholder Unique Identifier.
  • X.509 Certificate for PIV Authentication.
  • Cardholder Fingerprints.
  • Security Object.
  • Cardholder Facial Image.
  • Printed Information.

United States federal government standard that specifies Personal Identity Verification (PIV) requirements for Federal employees and contractors.

http://csrc.nist.gov/groups/SNS/piv/index.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FIPS_201

Driver for smartcards


Smart Card Devices - Architecture and Driver Support
Microsoft Class Drivers for USB CCID Smart Cards
USB CCID Smart Card Reader Class Driver with Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R2, Windows Embedded CE

Smart Card Minidriver:

Smart Card Minidriver Specification
Error message when you insert a smart card in a reader on a Windows 7-based or Windows Server 2008 R2-based computer: "Device driver software was not successfully installed"