Nexus' software components have new names:

Nexus PRIME -> Smart ID Identity Manager
Nexus Certificate Manager -> Smart ID Certificate Manager
Nexus Hybrid Access Gateway -> Smart ID Digital Access component
Nexus Personal -> Smart ID clients

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Version: 5.8

Release Date: 2021-12-13

Detailed features list


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Preliminary support for IAS-ECC with NXP JCOP3/ChipDoc

Personal Desktop Client now support IAS-ECC profile on NXP JCOP3/ChipDoc cards. See Supported smart cards in Personal Desktop Client.

Corrected bugs

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Repeated card content updates could fail due to inconsistent DF data. This is now fixed.


  • Support for the new Cosmo V7 and Cosmo V8.2 cards on macOS is limited to PKCS#11.
  • The browse dialog for soft token import does not work on macOS Catalina. Instead, manually enter the full path to the soft token and click Import. For more information, see Personal Desktop Client user's guide.
  • Windows 7 is supported only under extended contract. Contact Nexus for further information.


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