By Paul Smit-Oracle on Dec 15, 2014
The government of India has issued a circular making it mandatory to generate private keys corresponding to the Class 2 and Class 3 DSC’s only from FIPS 140-1/2 Level 2 validated hardware cryptographic token. The introduction of the crypto token would impact the current process of generating the Form-16 (Part B) and display in self service portal with digital signature. In order to follow the guidelines issued by CCA in using the digital signature certificate and continue the display of Form-16 via self service, changes has been proposed to the current set-up. We have our revised position statement on My Oracle Support, Document ID 1904351.1.