ISO/IEC 24727-1:2007

Identification cards -- Integrated circuit card programming interfaces -- Part 1: Architecture

ISO/IEC 24727 is a set of programming interfaces for interactions between integrated circuit cards and external applications to include generic services for multi-sector use. The organization and the operation of the ICC conform to ISO/IEC 7816-4.

ISO/IEC 24727-1:2007 specifies

  • system architecture and principles of operation,
  • a capabilities discovery mechanism,
  • security rationale.

It does not cover the internal implementation within the card or the outside world.

ISO/IEC 24727-1:2007 is independent of the physical interface technology. It applies to cards accessed by one or more of the following methods: contacts, close coupling and radio frequency.


General information

  • Current status : Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2007-02
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 17
    Cards and personal identification
  • 35.240.15
    Identification cards. Chip cards. Biometrics

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