Compilation of ICT Standards

Web Accessibility
As per request from a colleague in the accessibility space, I have compiled below ICT standards. If something is missing, please add via comments and will be happy to add them to my list. WCAG Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) is developed through the W3C process in cooperation with individuals and organizations around the world, with a goal of proving a single shared standard for web content accessibility that meets the needs of individuals, organizations, and governments internationally. Currently recommendation is WCAG 2.0 and a public working draft of WCAG 2.1 has been published in February 2017. https://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/wcag ATAG Authoring tools are software and services that "authors" (web developers, designers, writers, etc.) use to produce web content (static web pages, dynamic web applications, etc.). Examples of authoring tools are listed…
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CAPTCHA on some portals

Web Accessibility
In the interest of security, CAPTCHA is still commonly used on several portals. Earlier CAPTCHA used to be seen on lengthy forms that collects critical data; but today we see CAPTCHA on login forms too. We have recently asked community to tell us their experience in dealing with CAPTCHA and below is a table that shows portal name, if CAPTCHA has an alternative, if yes, is that usable? CAPTCHA Survey Results Name of the portal Is there an alternative to CAPTCHA? User's experience with alternative LIC Housing Customer Login No No alternative provided LIC India No This site has a question based CAPTCHA; it would be difficult for users with cognitive disabilities; hence alternatives should be provided IRCTC Yes Login screen has option to request a one time password; but…
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