Install libpcsclite1 by entering the following commands in the terminal:
sudo apt update sudo apt install libpcsclite1
Middleware to access a smart card using PC/SC (library)
The purpose of PC/SC Lite is to provide a Windows(R) SCard interface in a very small form factor for communicating to smartcards and readers. . The PC/SC Lite library is used to connect to the PC/SC daemon from a client application and provide access to the desired reader.