The digital certificate is issued by SCIS as the Issuing CA through the Iraqi National Public Key Infrastructure (IQ_NPKI) and in accordance with the Digital Signature Law No. 78 of 2012.
This type of certificates is used to sign (Word, XML) files within the institution by means of the digital platforms and services provided by the public and private institutions to citizens, employees or individuals within the institution. The digital certificate is used to sign electronic contracts, electronic application forms or files within electronic archiving programs and other services.
All e-service providers can apply to obtain private trust digital certificates by submitting a request to the Ministry of Communications through Vanrise, the company licensed to provide digital signature services in Iraq.