The communications Ministry recommends permission to access facilities public Wi-Fi networks only after user registration on the portal golug. The Ministry has sent a recommendation to the state and city network, falling under his direct control.
Departmental officials from the Ministry of communications and mass communications of the Russian Federation to explain this innovation by the need to develop and promote a Uniform system of identification and authentication (ESIA). The system stores all the basic data about the Russians: their passport data, data on traffic police fines, data, electronic health cards. It is envisaged that in 2018, the provision of services in electronic form will be available for 70% of Russian citizens.
One of the stages of progress the IAIS is its use as a tool for free Internet access. Now the legislation provides operators with the ability to identify using mobile phone number, identity document or through the IAIS. The most popular option with mobile number. The user receives a password, after entering it in a special window, can access to the Internet.
Currently, the confirmation of identity through the IAIS established in the Moscow metro and in the public network in the Rostov region. A further object covered by the ESIA, will be the Metropolitan of St. Petersburg. That is, while we are talking only about state and municipal networks.
For businesses it is much easier to identify users solely via the phone number, since cell is at all, and check in ESIA not every citizen of the Russian Federation. According to statistics from the Ministry of communications, currently registered in the system 55.5 million Russians.