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What does BCA stand for?

BCA stands for Bridge Certification Authority

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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GAO was requested to follow up this work by (1) determining the status of federal PKI activities, including initiatives planned or under way at 24 major federal departments and agencies, as well as the status and planned activities of the Federal Bridge Certification Authority (FBCA) and Access Certificates for Electronic Services (ACES) programs, and (2) identifying challenges encountered by the 24 agencies in implementing PKI initiatives since the 2001 report was issued.
Each nomination will be judged by a panel comprising representatives from each of the four PKI bridges: the Federal PKI Policy Authority (serving all federal agencies), CertiPath (serving industry, including aerospace and defense), SAFE-BioPharma (serving the global biopharmaceutical and healthcare sectors), and the Research and Education Bridge Certification Authority (a PKI bridge for use within the K-20 education and research sectors).
As a GSA Shared Service Provider (SSP) with an Authority To Operate (ATO), ORC's award was based on achieving rigorous qualifications including security certification and accreditation (C&A), cross certification with the Federal Bridge Certification Authority (FBCA) and the ability to provide robust PKI services.
The VeriSign ECA service will meet the federal government's e-Authentication requirements for levels 3 and 4 (medium and high assurance levels) and will provide interoperability with many external entities through the cross-certification of ECA with the Federal Bridge Certification Authority," said George Schu, vice president, Public Sector, VeriSign.