EIW 2013 Tue Session 3A

Banks and Telcos as strong Identity Porviders in Finland (Business model)

Finnish business case for telco's, banks etc as strong authN providers

Tax calculation is available as on-line service, e.g. for home service employees. FI National ID card has only very low penetration. However, TUPAS provides bank ids as eID service; technically similar to payment. TUPAS provides first and last name and national id – the id contains the birth date as well. TUPAS is provided by 9 banks and their branches. The banks do not federate, so one bank-id cannot be used at another bank.