Signed, Sealed, and Delivered: A Ritual for Digital Business

Wright, Benjamin
May 1999
Commercial Law Bulletin;May/Jun99, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p10
Discusses computer software, known as signature dynamics software, for the production of electronic signatures. How the software works; Example of criteria set for such software by the California Secretary of State; How the software retains aspects of signatures, including ritual and proof of authenticity; Obstacles it presents to forgers; Comparison of signature dynamics signatures and digital signatures which use key cryptography.


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