Digital Certification project
authentication projects aims to provide f infrastructure for certificates of electronic authentication, electronic signature and systems and means considered as one of the most important projects to secure e- government, so the State has created the Electronic Authentication Authority by presidential decree as the highest authority of the state concerned with the status of the authentication of the foundations of the electronic certification and electronic signature. The most important project in support of the electronic authentication is the "National Root" project, which is the Government of Sudan's encrypted master key, and through it one can produce multiple electronic keys for the ministries, banks and public and private institutions until they are secure cyber security one is done through the information network, through which financial, legal and procedural transactions are carried out. This contributes to shorten administrative shade and save the time of the citizen in carrying out routine transactions electronically.
The creation of the Electronic Authentication Authority represents the reliable agency to carry out these sensitive and essential task through the Department of the national authority for electronic authentication affairs , headed by the Minister of Communications and Information Technology Dr. Tahani Abdullah Attiya Chairperson of the Boards of Directors of the national authority for electronic authentication affairs, which is concerned with the issuance of policies governing the certification services and electronic signature, set controls regulating encryption and secure electronic information, determine the responsibility of authentication services providers and follow - up of their services, provide an integrated system for the management of infrastructure for general root keys, certify foreign certificates approval, perform the functions of coordination with the relevant authorities locally, regionally and internationally , and follow developments in the field of electronic authentication.
The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology exerted intensive efforts to expand telecommunications networks, spread and use of the Internet and increase electronic services provided to the public, focusing particularly based on providing guarantees for the safety and encryption of transactions and the establishment of a milieu of trust between the parties of dealing.