Articles with tag like: UIDAI

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Fintech companies can use DigiLocker, video-based KYC services

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 03 Sep 2019

The committee on fintech-related issues has recommended the usage of video-based KYC and the services of DigiLocker for the KYC registration process by fintechs.

fintech, video, KYC, DigiLocker, India, financial services, regulations, verification, UIDAI, identification, authentication, fraud, security risks, taxation

India: Aadhaar biometric KYC authentication considered for fintechs

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 20 May 2019

Digital financial services companies in India have been given the possibility to soon be able to authenticate customers with biometrics using Aadhaar.

India, Aadhaar, biometrics KYC, authentication, fintechs, government, digital financial services, non-bank financial service, security, ML, RBI, financial regulators, regulations, UIDAI

UIDAI clarifies banks use of Aadhaar eKYC

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 29 Oct 2018

UIDAI has clarified to banks that Aadhaar eKYC can be used to authenticate beneficiaries of government subsidies and welfare schemes.

UIDAI, Aadhaar, eKYC, banking, India

Security flaw found within UIDAIs Aadhaar - report

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 13 Sep 2018

A security flaw has been discovered within Aadhaar, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) authentication system, according to an investigation by HuffPost India.

Aadhaar, the Unique Identification Authority of India, UIDAI, India, biometrics, fraud prevention, online security

UIDAI suspends e-KYC facilities of banks for not meeting targets

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 31 Aug 2018

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has suspended electronic know-your-customer (e-KYC) facilities of 13 banks and authentication agencies.

Unique Identification Authority of India, UIDAI, eKYC, banks, authentication, biometrics, India, Aadhaar

Axis Bank adds biometric authentication on micro ATMs for Aadhaar transactions

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 13 Aug 2018

Axis Bank has introduced iris scan authentication feature for Aadhaar-based transactions through its micro ATM tablets.

Axis Bank, Aadhaar, India, iris scanning, biometric authentication, UIDAI, micro ATM

Facial recognition authentication for Aadhaar users delayed one month

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 18 Jun 2018

UIDAI has announced that facial recognition authentication for Aadhaar users that was scheduled to be launched on July 1 has been delayed for August 1.

Aadhaar, biometrics, digital identity, India, bank account, OTP, UIDAI, facial recognition, iris scan

Aadhaar more successful when Face ID combines with fingerprint recognition

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 16 Apr 2018

Face ID together with the use of fingerprints has revealed a success rate of 99% for Aadhaar authentication for senior citizens in India, according to a UIDAI survey.

facial identification, Face ID, fingerprint recognition, Aadhaar, Unique Identification Authority of India, UIDAI

UIDAI cuts off access to KYC services to several fintechs

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 06 Apr 2018

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has revoked fintech`s access to a dozen agencies that provide eKYC verification and authentication services.

UIDAI, India, eKYC, fintech, authentication, identity verification

UIDAI adds security feature to Aadhaar

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 03 Apr 2018

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has introduced the beta version of the VID (virtual ID) feature to Aadhaar.

UIDAI, security, Aadhaar, biometrics, India, Virtual ID, KYC

Airtels gets authorization from UIDAI to conduct e-KYC

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 02 Apr 2018

The Unique Identity Authority of India (UIDAI) has restored Airtel’s authorization to conduct Aadhaar based e-KYC verification of its mobile subscribers.

Aadhaar, airtel, Airtel Payments Bank, eKYC, UIDAI, India

Failure rate of 12 percent for Aadhaar authentication, UIDAI reports

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 29 Mar 2018

The Unique Identity Authority of India (UIDAI) has admitted that biometric authentication for government services using the Aadhaar program has a failure rate of 12%.

UIDAI, biometrics, digital identity, India, Aadhaar, facial recognition, authentication, online security

Aadhaar to introduce face ID starting with July 1, 2018

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 23 Mar 2018

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has informed the Supreme Court that it will introduce face recognition for Aadhaar users starting with July 1, 2018.

UIDAI, biometrics, Face ID, fingertip, India, authentication, Aadhaar

UIDAI to enable face authentication for Aadhaar

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 16 Jan 2018

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), which is responsible for issuing the national ID, Aadhaar, has decided to enable face authentication for the ID.

Aadhaar, India, UIDAI, face authentication, biometrics, two-factor authentication, digital identity

UIDAI rolls out Virtual ID to address privacy concerns for Indians

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 11 Jan 2018

The UIDAI has introduced a new concept of ‘Virtual ID’ in a bid to address privacy concerns raised after media reports claimed a breach of Aadhaar data.

UIDAI, India, Virtual ID, data privacy, data breaches, biometrics, Aadhaar data

Aadhaar data breach still a great deal of uncertainty

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 05 Jan 2018

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) officials have denied a media report claiming a breach of Aadhaar data.

Aadhaar, data breach, UIDAI, India, biometrics, security

UIDAI suspends Airtel Payments Banks e-KYC licence

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 20 Dec 2017

The UIDAI has suspended Airtel Payments Bank and its Aadhaar based SIM verification of mobile customers using e-KYC.

UIDAI, Airtel Payments Bank, eKYC, biometrics, digital identity, India, Aadhaar

UIDAI requires Aadhaar users to check their authentication history

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 12 Dec 2017

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has announced that Aadhaar card or the 12-digit Unique Identity Number has to be linked with a number of essential tasks.

Unique Identification Authority of India, UIDAI, biometrics, Aadhaar, India, authentication, transaction ID, digital identity