Use your electronic identification card for secure authentication and digital signing.
What is Web eID?
Web eID is an Edge add-on that empowers users to utilize their electronic identification mechanisms like ID-card, digital ID, e-Resident’s digital ID, and residence permit card securely over the web. The application enables secure online authentication and digital signing. Web eID extension works in conjunction with the native application installed on the user's computer. The native application can be freely downloaded from the provided link.
The Web eID extension enables the use of digital documents (ID-card, digital ID, e-Resident’s digital ID, residence permit card, etc.) for secure authentication and signing on the web.
In addition to this extension, the Web eID native application must also be installed on the computer.
Download the Web eID native application from here: https://www.id.ee/en/article/install-id-software/
Web eID is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Web eID if you trust the publisher.
Web eID has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.