Bug#658309: ITP: esteid-browser-plugin -- Estonian ID card browser plugin
Owner: Guido Tabbernuk <email@example.com>
* Package name : esteid-browser-plugin
Version : 1.3.2
Upstream Author : Kalev Lember <firstname.lastname@example.org> & others
* URL : http://code.google.com/p/esteid/
* License : LGPL 2.1 and/or BSD
Programming Lang: C++
Description : Estonian ID card browser plugin
EstEID browser plugin is a cross-browser plugin that accesses
This package provides the plugin for NPAPI-compatible browsers
such as Chromium, Epiphany and Firefox.
The plugin is used by web pages to sign legally-binding documents
using the digital certificate that is accessed via PIN2.
In order to protect the user's privacy, only web pages that
appear in a "whitelist" can access the card. For unlisted pages,
a yellow notification bar appears.
The plugin also implements a compatibility mode to support
existing web pages that utilize the legacy signature API.
This package is one of 6 packages created by the Estonian government
to support national ID cards on Free Software operating systems.
The whole suite is comprised of the following source packages: