Personal data – ‘Personal data’ meaning any information relating to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified in particular by reference to an identifier. For example, Aadhar number, name, home address or private email address.
Processing – means any operation or set of operations which is performed on personal data or on sets of personal data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organization, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction.
Third-party – means a natural or legal person, public authority, agency or body other than the data subject, controller, processor and persons who are authorized to process personal data.
Subscriber – means a person obtaining the digital signature certificate form a certifying authority after providing the required identification proof.
CCA – Controller of Certifying Authorities in India
UIDAI – Unique Identification Authority of India
The confidential information collected will not be disclosed to a third party without the subscriber’s consent unless the information is required to be disclosed under the law or court order
The public certificates issued are published in the certificate database as per CCA guidelines