Isabel smart card gives way to IsaKey
Signing transactions securely in Isabel 6 with IsaKey
Anytime, anywhere: Isabel 6 keeps evolving! Going forward, all users will be invited to swap their trusted Isabel card for a brand new security token: the IsaKey.
What does this mean for you?
You will now be able to access Isabel 6 via a wide range of operating systems, no card reader required. What's more, installing security components is finally a thing of the past!
Not got your IsaKey yet?
Don’t worry, Isabel Group will invite you, most likely over the course of 2024, to apply for your personal IsaKey yourself. There is no action currently required on your part!
simple to use
IsaKey supports any PC with web browser (Windows, MacOS, ChromeOS, Linux). Good to know: IsaKey is wireless and therefore requires no security components or card reader installation. When using IsaKey for the first time, simply activate it using your SmartCard and you're good to go!
Isabel Group has spent years promoting the digitisation and secure exchange of payments. Your personal IsaKey allows you to access Isabel 6 and sign transactions by scanning an advanced QR code (Cronto). This means IsaKey offers the best possible protection against sophisticated types of fraud. For added peace of mind, Isabel Group's anti-fraud service are also on hand to provide additional checks.
With IsaKey, you now have a modern, widely applicable and secure authentication and signing method for Isabel 6. The perfect balance between secure payment transactions and ‘anytime, anywhere’ access to your Isabel 6 application.
5 most frequently asked questions (FAQ)
Here you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding the installation and correct usage of IsaKey. If you have any further questions, feel free to contact us via the contact form. We are happy to help you get started!
There is no action required on your part. Isabel Group will invite you to apply for your IsaKey over the course of 2023-2024 by asking you to confirm your address.
- Always use your IsaKey when you log in and sign payments in Isabel 6. Eventually, you will no longer be able to use your card on Isabel 6.
- However, keep your Isabel card. For other applications (bank proprietary applications, the optional modules Isabel Go and Isabel Offline Reporting or for eGovernment declarations via Isabel such as Intervat), you will still need to use your card.
No, if you continue using your Isabel card for your specific bank proprietary applications, Belgian government declarations or the optional Isabel 6 modules Isabel Go or Isabel Offline Reporting, do not remove the Security Components just yet.
Yes, you can continue using itsme after activating your IsaKey.