'E-Mudhra Digital Signatureis a brand name, referring to the Certifying Authority, operated by e - Mudhra Limited and authorised by Controller of Certifying Authorities (CCA), Govt. For India under the Information Technology Act 2000, which requires the related infrastructure for the provision for Certification & Trust services as laid out in this CPS.
"EMudhra Limited" refers to a company registered under the Indian Companies Act of 1956 and an eMudhra Limited affiliate. Formerly branded as "eMudhra Consumer Services Ltd," and "Consumer Services Ltd"
'Digital signature' requires the verification by a subscriber of some electronic record For the electronic system or technique given in section 3 of the IT Act
'Digital signature certificate' or 'certificate' means a digital signature certificate issued to the Applicant by e-Mudhra. It also includes a digital signature certificate issued pursuant to section 35 of the IT Act, sub section (4)
CA refers to e-Mudhra, as licensed by CCA to issue digital signature certificate
e-Mudhra Certification and Trust Services
The main business goals of eMudhra Digital Signature (e-Mudhra) are:
Changing the rules of the customer service game and offering either entirely new services or similar services with great variation to consumers;
Enabling customers to control their financial and regulatory commitments and needs through processes facilitated by technology and through improving the way they have been transacted;
Enabling and encouraging customers with the use of safe infrastructure to help them meet their financial objectives.
Whereas the Indian customer base expands rapidly, eMudhra has built to handle the volume Appropriate development engines to have a non-linear business requirements model Customers. E-Mudhra provides users with digital signature certificates so they can transact securely over the internet.
This Certification Practice Statement (CPS) identifies the procedures adopted for the management of the lifecycle of e-Mudhra CA certificates provided This Certification Practice Statement outlines the activities followed by e-Mudhra to offer Digital Certificates of signature, and related services. The CPS is the primary statement of action for Services rendered by e-Mudhra which comply with Indian Information Technology Act , 2000 (IT Act). Everything remotely assisted transfers, viz.,
Electronic data sharing and electronic forms of communication, coming into the framework of Legal recognition under the Information Technology Act shall be given to "electronic trade"
Rights and Obligations
Except as otherwise informed by the applicant, the applicant, applying for a certificate through eMudhra CA, understands and accepts that it shall be bound by this CPS at all times during the approval and validity of the certificate, and by any person depending on the details found in the certificate, for the following:
The details sent to e-Mudhra by the certificate applicant and included in the certificate is regarded as being valid and correct as provided by the applicant.( Applicant "or" Customer "means a person, agency or organization that has demanded a digital service E-Mudhra signature certificate to be released )
No other one has ever had access to a secret key for subscribers.
In accepting the certificate issued by e-Mudhra CA, the subscriber undertakes to use it in a trustworthy system and it shall be solely responsible for the possession and usage of a private key and shall take such steps as are necessary to prevent unauthorized usage, entry, misuse or destruction of a private key. The customer shall request revocation at all occasions when proof of fraud, misuse, failure and compromise of the user's private key has been obtained.
Without limiting the obligations of subscribers set out in this CPS, subscribers are liable for any misrepresentation that they render in digital signature certificates, and on which third parties fairly conclude the same is valid.