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Lecture Notes in Informatics

INFORMATIK 2008 Beherrschbare Systeme -dank Informatik Band 1 P-133, 37-48 (2008).

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Heinz-Gerd Hegering, Axel Lehmann, Hans Jürgen Ohlbach, Christian Scheideler (eds.)

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Cultures of trust: legal, technical, and archival perspectives on the use of digital signature technologies

Fiorella Foscarini


After examining some of the findings of two InterPARES 2 case studies involving the use of cryptographic technologies in e-government initiatives, the author reflects on the different ways in which the issues related to the preservation of digitally signed records and the concept of “electronic authenticity” are perceived, and put into practice, by the various interested professional groups, i.e., legislators, IT experts and archivists.

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