UT Institute of Computer Science Graduation Theses Registry


Secure Channel Establishment for the NFC Interface of the New Generation Estonian ID Cards
Name Sander-Karl Kivivare
Abstract The latest generation Estonian ID card introduced in the December 2018 has a contactless interface that can be used to communicate with the card via near-field communication (NFC). This thesis describes the cryptographic protocol that is used to communicate over the contactless interface and provides detailed instructions with code examples in Python to help software developers to create applications that can make use of this new NFC interface on Estonian ID card.
Graduation Thesis language English
Graduation Thesis type Bachelor - Computer Science
Supervisor(s) Arnis Paršovs
Defence year 2020
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