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  • 2013 DL/ID Card Design Standard

    2013 DL/ID Card Design Standard

    Updates to the DL/ID Card Design Standard (CDS) include:

    • updated referrences list
    • new Annex B (normative) Physical Security
    • new Annex C (informative) Main Threats to the security of a DL/ID 
    • More!
  • Just Released August 2014!

    Design Principles and Guidelines
    for Secure DL/ID Cards (SCDP)

    cover image Design Principles and Guidelines for Secure DLID - August 2014 

    The Secure Card Design Principles (SCDP) whitepaper is intended to lay out a set of principles, guidelines, and practices that can maximize the probability of developing and maintaining a DL/ID that will be resistant to compromise. Where the CDS provides the “building blocks” for designing a secure DL/ID card, this SCDP further describes a process for how to use those “blocks.” There are many considerations to keep in mind beyond just the physical document and the particular security features (see Annex A) that it may contain.

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