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eftpos’ connectID is a ‘broker’ between identity providers, organizations that securely hold identity data on behalf of their customers, and merchants or government departments that need to verify who they are dealing with or receive identity information that they can trust.

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Limited number of private sector national digital ID providers for Australia

Australia’s government anticipates “5 to 10” private sector digital identity providers, and possibly more later on, participating in the country’s…

Oct 16, 2023

Australian banks move towards private digital identity products as legal issues debated

Australia is debating new laws that could make its long-awaited national digital identity scheme a reality. As the national digital…

Sep 7, 2023

Trusted digital ID can drive inclusion, resilience in Australia: ConnectID CEO

The managing director of ConnectID, Andrew Black, posits that a trusted and interoperable digital identity ecosystem holds immense importance for…

Jan 12, 2023

Airside’s mobile ID solution gets Kantara certification for advanced data protection

The mobile digital identity verification solution from Airside, which develops biometrics products for health and travel, has earned Identity Assurance…

Sep 5, 2022

Payment system platform gains support of Australia’s major banks for national digital ID

Eftpos’ ConnectID has received support from Australia’s ‘big four’ banks: ANZ, CBA, NAB and Westpac. The news comes from Australian…

Nov 11, 2021

UK firms do a lot of manual authentication. Is there a better practice?

Eyeballing documents for forgeries is still a surprisingly common practice given the resources at forgers’ disposal. Even moreso as digital…

Sep 28, 2021

Australia accredits eftpos for digital identity exchange

Eftpos has announced that its ConnectID digital identity solution business has earned accreditation from the Australian government as the first…

Jun 29, 2021

eftpos’ connectID solution to ease digital ID verification for Australians

eftpos says its connectID solution is now operational after integrating the service with SecureKey’s digital ID authentication technology, making it…

Mar 18, 2021

Digital identity for online govt services expanding with launches and new plans on four continents

Digital identity has been making significant strides in various jurisdictions around the world, with governments and businesses taking steps to…

Dec 22, 2020

KYC market steams into year-end with biometrics deals, funding and regulatory attention

ID document-scanning and selfie biometrics implementations have been expanded by an Onfido customer and announced by Veriff, while Signzy has…

Dec 3, 2020

eftpos partners up to trial digital ID solution for Australians with disabilities

A digital ID solution intended to facilitate online identification for persons living with disabilities is currently being tried out in…

Jul 23, 2020

Better digital identity verification influences three in four consumers towards adopting online service

Nearly half of all U.S. consumers have abandoned an on-line account sign-up in the past 12 months due to the…

Apr 14, 2020

Eftpos proposes digital ID for Australian government services and announces trial phase

Eftpos is angling to have its digital identity solution used to access government services, and has announced the technology will…

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