this section will be revised and adapted for the certified version 2 of the the fiskaly Cloud-TSS!
An overview of the most relevant terms in the context of KassenSichV and TSS.
|CSP||Cryptographic Service Provider. A CC-certified component of the TSS for generating the signatures.|
|CTSS||Certified Technical Security System. The certified component of the technical security system device (TSS).|
|CTSS API||Certified Technical Security System Application Programming Interface. The interface to the actual TSS.|
|Electronic record-keeping system (ERS)||Cash register or POS system, depending on the operational environment.|
|Management UI||fiskaly cloud management interface. User interface for managing the TSSs.|
|Operational environment||The environment that is within the control of the user. For example: server, network, routers, etc. that are physically controlled by the user.|
|SDK||Software Development Kit. Encapsulates the CC-certified SMA component as well as communication with the fiskaly cloud.|
|SMA||Security Module Application. A CC certified component of TSS.|
|Storage medium||Typically a database, used for storing the secured fiscal data.|
|TC package||Trusted Channel package. Certified component for secure communication with the CSP.|
|TC proxy||Trusted Channel proxy. Certified component for secure communication with the CSP.|
|TSS||Technical Security System: a set of components used to secure, store, and manage fiscal data.|