ID-software versions info (release notes)

Release notes for all the latest ID-software releases: supported operating systems, changes, known issues etc.  

  • ID-software release notes (2021)

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    ID-software ver. 21.02 Windows, macOS and Linux (released 25.02.2021)

    Supported operating systems

    • Windows 8.1 32bit ja 64bit
    • Windows 10 32bit ja 64bit
    • macOS 10.11, 10.12, 10.13, 10.14, 10.15, 11
    • Ubuntu 18.04 (LTS) 64bit
    • Ubuntu 20.04 (LTS) 64bit
    • Ubuntu 20.10 64bit
    • Windows Server 2012 R2
    • Windows Server 2016
    • Windows Server 2019

    Source code

    Browsers: latest browsers supported by the operation systems are supported. 

    • Windows: Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Edge Chromium
    • macOS: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari
    • Linux: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome

    Tested screen reader combination

    • Windows 10, screen readers: JAWS
    • macOS 11, screen reader: VoiceOver

    Installer packages related changes

    • The vcredist package is removed from windows installation package

    DigiDoc4 client changes

    • Updated user interface and text corrections
    • DDOC documents signed in the Windows and Linux op.system are validated through the validation service SiVa
    • Improved compatibility of the Lithuanian and Finnish cards
    • Improved display of error messages when PIN codes are locked
    • Improved accessibility
    • Additions to the signed PDF validation
    • Upgraded signature details of PDF and DDOC envelope
    • Improved saving of the DDOC envelope
    • Improved redirection control of eesti.ee e-mail addresses
    • Upgraded warning messages of expired ID cards
    • Added QSCD encrypto stick support
    • Improved multi-card availability

    Additional fixes and changes

    • A new openSSL version 1.1.1i was introduced to Windows and macOS
    • Added QSCD encryption stick support for web browser extensions
    • A new QT version 5.12.10 was introduced to Windows and macOS

    ID-software ver. 20.12 Windows, macOS and Linux (released 28.01.2021)

    Supported operating systems

    • Windows 7 32bit ja 64bit
    • Windows 8.1 32bit ja 64bit
    • Windows 10 32bit ja 64bit
    • macOS 10.11, 10.12, 10.13, 10.14, 10.15
    • Ubuntu 18.04 (LTS) 64bit
    • Ubuntu 20.04 (LTS) 64bit
    • Windows Server 2012 R2
    • Windows Server 2016
    • Windows Server 2019

    Source code

    Browsers: latest browsers supported by the operation systems are supported. 

    • Windows: Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Edge Chromium
    • macOS: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari
    • Linux: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome

    Tested screen reader combination

    • Windows 10, screen readers: JAWS, NVDA
    • macOS 10.15, screen reader: VoiceOver

    Installer packages related changes

    • Restricting the use of an authentication certificate
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  • ID-software release notes (2020)

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    ID-software ver. 20.10 Windows, 20.09 macOS and Linux (released 08.10.2020)

    Supported operating systems

    • Windows 8.1 32bit and 64bit
    • Windows 10 32bit and 64bit
    • macOS 10.13, 10.14, 10.15
    • Ubuntu 18.04 (LTS) 64bit
    • Ubuntu 20.04 (LTS) 64bit
    • Windows Server 2012 R2
    • Windows Server 2016
    • Windows Server 2019

    Source code

    Browsers: latest browsers supported by the operation systems are supported. 

    • Windows: Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Edge Chromium
    • macOS: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari
    • Linux: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome

    Tested screen reader combination

    • Windows 10, screen readers: JAWS, NVDA
    • macOS 10.15, screen reader: VoiceOver

    Installer packages related changes

    • Removed support for TeRa stamping application
    • Removed support for Ubuntu 16.04 and Ubuntu 19.10
    • Windows ID software installation requires now Windows 8.1 or later version

    DigiDoc4 client changes

    • User interface changes and text corrections
    • In addition to authority encryption certificates, the Crypto tab also displays authentication certificates
    • In the macOS operating system, signed DDOC documents are validated through the validation service SiVa
    • Added option to change default and authority-specified time stamp service, mobile ID and smart-ID settings in DigiDoc4 client
    • Updated DigiDoc4 client top menu in macOS
    • Improved accessibility
    • The “Check for Updates” button under the DigiDoc4 client settings launches the ID-updater in Windows when a new software version is available
    • When signing with a mobile ID, the country code is added to the phone number field
    • Added possibility to log libdigidocpp library under DigiDoc4 client settings
    • Added the possibility to copy the signer’s data under the signature details

    Additional fixes and changes

    • Transition to the SiVa V3 version of the validation service
    • A new version of OpenSC was introduced in Windows
    • In macOS and Windows, Qt was upgraded to version 5.12.9

    ID-software ver. 20.05 (released 08.06.2020/19.06.2020)

    Supported operating systems

    • Windows 8.1 32bit and 64bit
    • Windows 10 32bit and 64bit
    • macOS 10.13, 10.14, 10.15
    • Ubuntu 16.04 (LTS) 32bit ja 64bit, 18.04 (LTS) 64bit,
    • Ubuntu 19.10 64bit, Ubuntu 20.04 (LTS)
    • Windows Server 2012
    • Windows Server 2016
    • Windows Server 2019

    Source code

    Browsers: latest browsers supported by the operation systems are supported. 

    • Windows: Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome
    • macOS: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari
    • Linux: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome

    Tested screen reader combination

    • Windows 10, screen readers: JAWS, NVDA
    • macOS 10.15, screen reader: VoiceOver

    Installer packages related changes

    • Removed support for macOS 10.11 and Windows 7
    • Added support for Linux 20.04 LTS
    • Added signature signing extension for the new Microsoft Edge Web browser included in the Windows installation package
    • Removed signature signing extensions for older versions of Safari removed from macOS installation package

    DigiDoc4 client changes

    • User interface changes and text corrections
    • Only the following file extensions can be opened directly within the DigiDoc4 client signature and crypto container: ddoc, bdoc, edoc, adoc, asice, cdoc, asics, txt, doc, docx, odt, ods, tex, wks, wps, wpd, rtf, xlr, xls, xlsx, pdf, key, odp, pps, ppt, pptx, png, jpg, jpeg, bmp, ai, gif, ico, ps, psd, tif, tiff
    • In the DigiDoc4 client, only the e-Stamps on the crypto stick are displayed in the signature view and in the crypto view, only the encryption certificates are displayed on the crypto stick.
    • Added the option to select certificates on the crypto stick on macOS and Linux.
    • Fixed bug in macOS where DigiDoc4 container could not be emailed
    • Improved diagnostic report with Smart-ID and mobile-ID service information
    • Improved accessibility
    • Containers up to 120 MB can be encrypted in the DigiDoc4 client
    • Optimized ID card management

    Additional fixes and changes

    • macOS was upgraded to Qt version 5.12
    • New OpenSSL version 1.1.1e was introduced in Windows and macOS
    • Added support for the new Latvian card in the DigiDoc4 client and web plugins
    • New SiVa V3 URL introduced in Libdigidicpp

    ID-software ver. 20.02 Linux (released 06.04.2020)

    Supported operating systems

    • Ubuntu 16.04 (LTS) 32bit ja 64bit, 18.04 (LTS) 64bit, Ubuntu 19.10 64bit

    Source code

    Browsers: latest browsers supported by the operation systems are supported.

    • Linux: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome

    Additional fixes and changes

    • Updated Firefox PKCS#11 module
    • Updated Chrome / Firefox signing addon

    ID-software ver. 20.01 (released 20.01.2020) 

    Supported operating systems

    • Windows 7 SP1 32bit and 64bit 
    • Windows 8.1 32bit and 64bit 
    • Windows 10 32bit and 64bit 
    • macOS 10.11, 10.13, 10.14, 10.15 
    • Ubuntu 16.04 (LTS) 32bit ja 64bit, 18.04 (LTS) 64bit, Ubuntu 19.10 64bit 
    • Windows Server 2012 
    • Windows Server 2016 
    • Windows Server 2019 

    Source Code 

    Browsers: latest browsers supported by the operation systems are supported. 

    • Windows: Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome 
    • macOS: Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome 
    • Linux: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome 

    Tested screen reader combination 

    • Windows 10, screen readers: JAWS, NVDA 
    • macOS 10.15, screen reader: VoiceOver 

    Installer packages related changes 

    • Removed Ubuntu 18.10 and Windows Server 2008 support 
    • Added support for Linux 19.10 
    • Improved installation package accessibility 
    • Organized DigiDoc4 Client Registry Keys and changed their location 
    • EstEID Tokend driver removed from macOS installation package 

    DigiDoc4 client changes 

    • Registry parameter locations were changed 
    • Smart-ID digital signing support 
    • Switching to the Mobile ID REST API 
    • Corrections of text and error messages 
    • Improved access to PIN change. Settings view and first introduction 
    • DigiDoc4 client settings for macOS op. can be opened in the system using the command “⌘,” 
    • The sign button consider the last eID used tool to sign the DigiDoc4 client 
    • Improved central administration and TSL upgrades 

    Additional fixes and changes 

    • Removed 3.4 card support 
    • Checking the length of the PIN code added to the EstEID CTK Tokend driver 
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  • ​ID-software release notes (2019 and earlier)​

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    ID-software ver. 19.12.0.1854 (released 05.12.2019) 

    • Supported operating systems: 
      • Windows 7 SP1 32bit and 64bit 
      • Windows 8.1 32bit and 64bit 
      • Windows 10 32bit and 64bit 
      • Windows Server 2008 R2 
      • Windows Server 2012 
      • Windows Server 2016 
      • Windows Server 2019 
    • Source Code 
    • Browsers: latest browsers supported by the operation systems are supported. 
      • Windows: Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome 
    • Tested screen reader combination 
      • Windows 10, screen readers: JAWS, NVDA 
    • Installer packages related changes 
      • Started using new OpenSC version, where Firefox PKCS11 loader loading issue was fixed. 

    ID-software ver. 19.10.0.1852 (released 05.11.2019)

    • Supported operating systems: 
      • Windows 7 SP1 32bit and 64bit 
      • Windows 8.1 32bit and 64bit 
      • Windows 10 32bit and 64bit 
      • Mac OS X 10.11, 10.13, 10.14, 10.15 
      • Ubuntu 16.04 (LTS) 32bit ja 64bit, 18.04 (LTS) 64bit, Ubuntu 19.04 64bit 
      • Windows Server 2008 R2 
      • Windows Server 2012 
      • Windows Server 2016 
      • Windows Server 2019 
    • Source Code 
    • Browsers: latest browsers supported by the operation systems are supported. 
      • Windows: Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome 
      • Mac OSX: Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome 
      • Linux: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome 
    • Tested screen reader combination 
      • Windows 10, screen readers: JAWS, NVDA 
      • macOS 10.15, screen reader: VoiceOver 
    • Installer packages related changes 
      • The AWP package is no longer installed on Linux. 
      • Chrome and Firefox signing attachments can be installed separately. 
      • By default, OTCertSynchronizer is no longer installed on Windows. 
    • DigiDoc4 client changes 
      • ID-card PINs can be changed even if certificates have expired or been revoked. 
      • A warning will be displayed to the user when signing or encrypting a blank document. 
      • The timestamp address and TSL version included in the diagnostic report. 
      • LDAP Directory Search supports a format that has multiple certificates per entry. 
      • Cryptographic Stick User Interface Changes. 
      • For foreign ID cards, the corresponding message will be displayed instead of my eID view. 
    • Additional fixes and changes 
      • The macOS ID-Updater shows only installed components and the version information text is now selectable and copied. 
      • The right-click menu in the file manager displays commands in the Windows region settings language. 
      • Windows upgraded to Qt 5.12 and OpenSSL 1.1 . 
      • When signing with the Digidoc-tool application, you can specify whether an XAdES-EN or TS type signature is created. 
      • For the Digidoc-tool application, the time stamp server can be said with the –tsurl parameter and the default address of the time stamp server was changed 
      • Linux and macOS machines use the OpenSC driver to access the Idemia card. 
      • New TeRa product icons. 

    ID-software ver. 19.7.0.1837 (released 22.07.2019)

    • Supported operating systems: 
      • Windows 7 SP1 32bit and 64bit 
      • Windows 8.1 32bit and 64bit 
      • Windows 10 32bit and 64bit 
      • Mac OS X 10.11, 10.13, 10.14 
      • Ubuntu 16.04 (LTS) 32bit ja 64bit, 18.04 (LTS) 64bit, Ubuntu 19.04 64bit 
      • Windows Server 2008 R2 
      • Windows Server 2012 
      • Windows Server 2016 
      • Windows Server 2019 
    • Source Code 
    • Browsers: latest browsers supported by the operation systems are supported. 
      • Windows: Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome 
      • Mac OSX: Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome 
      • Linux: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome 
    • Installer packages related changes 
      • Linux installation package repair 
      • OpenSC support for Estonian Idemia card 
      • TokenSigningApp was renamed TokenSigningSafariHelper 
      • Removed “Idemia PKCS11 loader” from Firefox web browser 
      • Added option to auto-activate Chrome signing support in the installation wizard 
      • New product icons 
      • Support for Ubuntu 19.04 
    • DigiDoc4 client changes 
      • Visually impaired support 
      • User interface changes and text corrections 

    ID-software ver. 19.3.0.1828 (released 08.04.2019)

    • Supported operating systems: 
      • Windows 7 SP1 32bit and 64bit 
      • Windows 8.1 32bit and 64bit 
      • Windows 10 32bit and 64bit 
      • Mac OS X 10.11, 10.13, 10.14 
      • Ubuntu 16.04 (LTS) 32bit and 64bit, 18.04 (LTS) 64bit, Ubuntu 18.10 64bit 
      • Windows Server 2008 R2 
      • Windows Server 2012 
      • Windows Server 2016 
    • Source Code 
    • Browsers: latest browsers supported by the operation systems are supported. 
      • Windows: Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome 
      • Mac OSX: Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome 
      • Linux: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome 
    • Installer packages related changes 
      • Fixed Linux installation package 
    • DigiDoc4 client changes 
      • “Check for updates” button update the configuration file and TSL 
      • “Remove old certificates” also removes the certificates issued from 03.12.2018 
      • The ability to select certificates from a cryptographic stick even when there are several certificates with identical CommonName values 
      • When signing in DigiDoc4 client, Mobile-ID is displayed in DigiDoc4 instead of DigiDoc3 
      • Added option to decrypt with expired certificates 
      • The “Restore Defaults” button also changes the time-stamping URL 
      • In DigiDoc4 client, Estonian ID card information is displayed correctly even if the reader has an unknown card 
      • DigiDocService SSL certificate control over central management 
      • Changes in user interface and texts 
      • The personal identification codes of cards issued from 03.12.2018 are also displayed in the diagnostic file 
      • Change the access certificate view 

    ID-software ver. 19.2.0.1822 (released 18.02.2019) 

    • Supported operating systems:
      • Mac OS X 10.11, 10.13, 10.14 
    • Source Code 
    • Browsers: latest browsers supported by the operation systems are supported.
      • Mac OSX: Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome 
    • Installer packages related changes 
      • Added new ID-card (from 03.12.2018) support for Esteid ctk tokend driver. 

    Earlier releases:

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