Document Anti-counterfeiting

All the latest news and information on the development of document anti-counterfeiting features used in the production and personalization of next-generation secure documents.

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IEG and Tascent partner on travel experience 24 September 2020

Information Engineering Group Inc (IEG), a loyalty and lounge solution provider,  and Tascent, a leader in intuitive biometrics, have entered into a partnership to deliver a touchless, streamlined experience for IEG’s airport lounge customers.

Iris secures LOI for $27m India ePassport project 17 September 2020

Malaysian ID company Iris Corp has received a letter of intent (LOI) for inlays and operating system required for the Indian ePassport project.


Netcompany launches govtech framework 09 September 2020

Netcompany has launched the Govtech Framework, describing it as a unique platform presenting hundreds of society-critical IT solutions based on more than 2000 components. 

ROQU Group launches world-first ‘Health Passport’ 01 September 2020

The Irish-based ROQU Group has announced the pilot launch of Health Passport, a world-first digital platform designed to facilitate increased COVID-19 testing for businesses and the public.

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Socure closes $35mn round of funding 26 August 2020

Socure, a leader in identity verification, today announced it has raised $35 million in a new round led by Sorenson Ventures

HID Global acquires UK-based Access-IS 17 August 2020

HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that it has acquired Access-IS, a leading technology provider of miniaturised reader devices that combine a number of key technologies ideal for mission-critical environments

Republic of the Congo launches biometric Tax ID solution 17 August 2020

In close cooperation with the Congolese Ministry of Finance and Budget, Mühlbauer developed a modern solution for the issuance of biometric tax identification cards for all Congolese citizens and legal entities.

Ontology releases decentralised identity solution 12 August 2020

Ontology, a blockchain specializing in digital identity and data, has announced the release of a new decentralized identity solution

Vision Box deploys automated gates at Terminal 1 of Kansai International Airport 05 August 2020

Vision-Box has announced the launch of automated pre-security gates at the Kansai International Airport in Osaka, Japan, the second largest airport in the Vinci Group, handling over 30 million passengers annually.

Payfone rebrands as Prove 29 July 2020

Payfone, the modern platform for continuous identity authentication, announced today that it has rebranded as Prove.

Commission launches public consultation on the eIDAS Regulation 29 July 2020

The EU Commission has launched a public consultation on the revision of the rules on electronic identification and trust services for electronic transactions in the internal market, the eIDAS Regulation.

TSA at Richmond International Airport gets new credential authentication tech 28 July 2020

Transportation Security Administration officers at Richmond International Airport (RIC) are now using new technology that confirms the validity of a traveler’s identification and confirms their flight information in near real time.

New self bag drop solution at Tokyo International Airport Haneda 23 July 2020

The 4th biggest airport in the world commissioned the Japanese provider Toyo Kanetsu K.K. (TKK) and the German provider Materna IPS (Intelligent Passenger Solutions) with the provision of a unique self bag-drop solution at the Terminal 2 international facilities.

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Special Features

HID Global - Mobile ID solutions for government-to-citizen applications

Citizen ID documents such as national IDs and driver licenses will ultimately follow the trend toward mobility.

NEW! - eMRTDs – The importance of digital certificates
Electronic machine-readable travel documents (eMRTDs) are well-known for their good security. But the correct use of digital certificates in these documents is the difference between good security and superior security. Georg Hasse and Michael Schlüter of secunet Security Networks AG report
SDW InterOp 2013 results
Results from the latest in the series of international ePassport interoperability testing events - SDW InterOp 2013 - have been announced with largely positive results. The event, which was held alongside SDW 2013 on 21-23 May in London, focused on the new Supplemental Access Control (SAC) mechanism, which will be implemented by various countries from 31 December 2014.
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