New release to fix the problem with PAdES validators

25. February 2021, worldwide

There was a problem with some PAdES checkers that the attribute RevocationInfoArchival (Adobe OID 1.2.840.113583.1.1.8) was not accepted. Besides a discussion at, we have now defined a new signature standard "PAdES-baseline" that returns OCSP and CRL information as separate elements in the signature response. In the signature application, the signature client must then compose the information for an LTV signature in order to comply with the PAdES Baseline B-LT(A) standard. Error messages in the known PAdES checkers (e.g. should thus be disappear. The new signature standard will be implemented on Wednesday Feb. 24th, 2021. The new Reference Guide documentation is already available: . Changes concern the chapters:

  • Signature Standard
  • Add Revocation Information
  • 5.8.5 (new chapter)
  • 6 (new chapter)