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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 EN ISO/IEC 29100 2019-12-04 Information technology - Security techniques - Privacy framework More  Comment 
ISO/IEC WD 22954 2019-11-25 Automated office colour management More  Comment 
ISO/IEC 20000-2 DAM 1 2019-11-25   More  Comment 

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Current Draft Standards
Document number Edition Title
DIN EN ISO/IEC 27018 2020-02 Information technology - Security techniques - Code of practice for protection of personally identifiable information (PII) in public clouds acting as PII processors (ISO/IEC 27018:2019); German and English version prEN ISO/IEC 27018:2020 More 
DIN EN ISO/IEC 29147 2020-01 Information technology - Security techniques - Vulnerability disclosure (ISO/IEC 29147:2018); English version prEN ISO/IEC 29147:2020 More  Comment draft
DIN EN ISO/IEC 30111 2020-01 Information technology - Security techniques - Vulnerability handling processes (ISO/IEC 30111:2019); English version prEN ISO/IEC 30111:2020 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
ISO/IEC/IEEE 21840 2019-12 Systems and software engineering - Guidelines for the utilization of ISO/IEC/IEEE 15288 in the context of system of systems (SoS) More  Order from Beuth Verlag
ISO/IEC 10918-7 2019-12 Information technology - Digital compression and coding of continuous-tone still images - Part 7: Reference software More  Order from Beuth Verlag
DIN EN 419231 2019-11 Protection profile for trustworthy systems supporting time stamping; English version EN 419231:2019 More  Order from Beuth Verlag

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Documents withdrawn without replacement
Document number Deadline for comments Title
DIN 32744-1 2020-01-31 Office machines - Magnetic stripes on saving books - Part 1: Mechanical and electromagnetic properties More  Comment 

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