HID Global, a global leader in trusted identity solutions, today revealed that it has stretched the capabilities of its HID goID mobile identity solution which allows government agencies to change from using physical documents to mobile IDs on citizens’ smartphones. The most recent addition to HID’s mobile identity offering, the HID goID Simple Verifier, is a small device which can be utilized by anyone looking to rapidly confirm the age of citizens going around with an HID goID mobile ID on their smartphones—just by one click.
After making a connection through Bluetooth to the HID goID Simple Verifier, the device ascertain ages by securely transferring a random code to the citizen’s mobile ID on their smartphone. The citizen’s age is ascertained even without scanning, tapping or any other action required.
The solution guards the privacy of citizens, since no information is shared, asides the legal age of the citizen is shared.
Carried quite easily in a pocket or on a keyring, the new device joins a family of HID goID verification options which include solutions for PCs and servers, and purpose-built mobile verifiers for large-scale applications.
HID Global strengthens the trusted identities of the world’s people, places and things. We make it easy for people to do transactions safely, carry out duties productively and travel freely. Their trusted identity solutions grant people easy access to physical and digital locations and join things which can be identified, verified and tracked digitally.
So many people around the world make use of HID products and services to go through their everyday lives, and over 2 billion things are linked via HID technology. The organization work with governments, educational institutions, hospitals, financial institutions, industrial businesses and some of the most lucrative companies on the planet. With its Headquarters in Austin, Texas, HID Global is in possession of over 3,000 employees worldwide and runs international offices which support above 100 countries.