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DIN Standards Committee Information Technology and selected IT Applications

About NIA

DIN's Standards Committee on Information Technology and Applications (NIA) develops standards in the IT sector, including selected IT applications. The objective of these standards is to

  • improve the performance and quality of IT systems,
  • increase the security of IT systems and data,
  • support the portability of application programs,
  • ensure the interoperability of IT products and systems
  • harmonize development environments,
  • design ergonomic user interfaces.

The applications which the NIA standardize are used in

  • office organization and office technology,
  • postal services,
  • banking,
  • electronic business,
  • data and information exchange

along administrative and logistic chains in the consumer goods industry.

How is NIA composed?


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New projects
Document number Begin Title
DIN 91379 2019-10-17 Characters in Unicode for the electronic processing of names and data exchange in Europe; with digital attachment More  Comment 
DIN EN 16931-1 2019-10-14 Electronic invoicing - Part 1: Semantic data model of the core elements of an electronic invoice More  Comment 
ISO/AWI 14533-2 2019-10-10 Processes, data elements and documents in commerce, industry and administration - Long term signature profiles - Part 2: Long term signature profiles for XML Advanced Electronic Signatures (XAdES) More  Comment 

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Current Draft Standards
Document number Edition Title
DIN EN ISO/IEC 27019 2019-12 Information technology - Security techniques - Information security controls for the energy utility industry (ISO/IEC 27019:2017, Corrected version 2019-08); German and English version prEN ISO/IEC 27019:2019 More 
DIN EN ISO/IEC 27007 2019-12 Information technology - Security techniques - Guidelines for information security management systems auditing (ISO/IEC 27007:2017); German and English version prEN ISO/IEC 27007:2019 More 
DIN EN 17419 2019-11 Digital Information Interchange in the Insurance Industry - Transfer of electronic documents; English version prEN 17419:2019 More  Comment draft

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Document number Edition Procedure Title
DIN CEN/TS 419221-6; DIN SPEC 16572-6:2019-08 2019-08 VN Conditions for use of EN 419221-5 as a qualified electronic signature or seal creation device; English version CEN/TS 419221-6:2019 More  Order from Beuth Verlag
DIN SPEC 27072 2019-05 VN Information Technology - IoT capable devices - Minimum requirements for Information security More  Order from Beuth Verlag
DIN CEN/TS 17262; DIN SPEC 16581:2019-03 2019-03 VN Personal identification - Robustness against biometric presentation attacks - Application to European Automated Border Control; English version CEN/TS 17262:2018 More  Order from Beuth Verlag


New standards
Document number Edition Title
DIN EN 419231 2019-11 Protection profile for trustworthy systems supporting time stamping; English version EN 419231:2019 More  Order from Beuth Verlag
ISO 20415 2019-10 Trusted mobile e-document framework - Requirements, functionality and criteria for ensuring reliable and safe mobile e-business More  Order from Beuth Verlag
ISO/IEC 30111 2019-10 Information technology - Security techniques - Vulnerability handling processes More  Order from Beuth Verlag

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