FB pixel

McLean, VA


Website: id.me

ID.me simplifies how individuals securely prove and share their identity online.

ID.me Biometrics News


HHS removes Login.gov from grantee payment system after cyberattack

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has removed Login.gov from its grantee payment platform after a security breach…

Apr 8, 2024

US sees identity theft fraud problem more clearly than biometrics’ role in addressing it

Americans recognize the challenge of securing their social safety net, as shown in a GovTech article touting a holistic approach…

Feb 23, 2024

Jumio and Aware appoint finance executives

The latest appointments by biometrics and digital ID firms include financial leaders at Aware and Jumio, as well as appointments…

Feb 8, 2024

Updated benefits system for District of Columbia requires ID.me identity verification

The District of Columbia Department of Employment Services (DOES)  upgraded its unemployment insurance (UI) benefits system, which now requires claimants…

Feb 1, 2024

ID.me verifies 50M users while IDnow, Tools for Humanity sign up digital wallet partners

ID.me has announced it has verified 50 million users’ IDs in the ID.me identity wallet. IDnow and netID are collaborating…

Jan 24, 2024

ID.me provides digital ID verification for milestone in patient health records access

Responding to ongoing demand in healthcare for better ways to access and manage personal medical records online, secure digital identity…

Jan 5, 2024

Iowa to use ID.me for ID verification in unemployment applications

Iowa Workforce Development (IWD) has announced it is partnering with ID.me for faster ID verification in the unemployment system. As…

Dec 21, 2023

US tax office chooses ID.me over Login.gov for digital ID pilot

Identity verification firm ID.me has been chosen by the U.S. tax agency for its single sign on Direct File pilot….

Oct 20, 2023

C-level moves at Facephi, Plaid, Prove, JumpCloud, new VPs for Mitek and ID.me

Executive positions have been filled at several prominent face biometrics providers, with Facephi, Mitek and ID.me announcing hires, while digital…

Oct 4, 2023

ID.me, Au10tix, Intellicheck, 1Password, VOXX announce new C-level leaders

As the digital identity and biometric tech sector continues its focus on growth, several industry leaders have announced changes to…

Aug 18, 2023

New CEO appointed by Digital Impact Alliance

The Digital Impact Alliance is getting a new CEO. The non-profit organization dedicated to digital transformation has promoted Managing Director…

Aug 4, 2023

Sterling and ID.me launch virtual US employment eligibility document review service

Sterling Check Corp. has partnered with ID.me to launch a virtual I-9 document review service. The service will be integral…

Jul 20, 2023

Happy with results, ID.me and Sterling extend digital identity deal by 5 years

A pair of ID services companies say they have extended their product-development agreement until 2028. ID.me and Sterling Check say…

Jun 6, 2023

ThreatFabric, Pangea, ID.me announce new senior executives

Digital ID and biometrics services providers ThreatFabric, Pangea and ID.me have announced new appointments of senior officials to boost their…

May 9, 2023

ID.me, Sterling earn star from Kantara Initiative for in-person identity verification

ID.me and Sterling Check Corp have scored a new win on digital identity standards, with the Kantara Initiative recognizing that…

May 2, 2023

ID.me, NextgenID speed up identity verification process for users

Identity verification and authentication provider ID.me announced it saw customer experience improvements with its IAL2-verified users. The company says it…

Apr 17, 2023

ID.me expands biometric access for government agencies via Carahsoft partnership

A new partnership between ID.me and Carahsoft Technology Corp. will make the former’s secure digital network and technology more widely…

Apr 11, 2023

ID.me rakes in $132M to expand biometric service access, portable digital ID

ID.me has taken the opportunity of appointing a new CFO to reveal that it has raised $132 million in a…

Apr 5, 2023

ID.me reports millions of new sign-ups for its digital wallet

One hundred million people in the United States have signed up to use a digital wallet from identification vendor ID.me….

Mar 29, 2023

GSA’s Login.gov not ready for authentication volume IRS needs

The U.S. tax deadline is rapidly approaching, arriving on April 18, 2023, for most Americans and as of today, you…

ID.me Industry Insights


ID.me and the future of biometric zero trust architecture

By Mike Vesey, Founder and CEO of IdRamp The backlash against the recent IRS policy requiring taxpayers to access tax…

Most Read This Week

Featured Company

Biometrics Insight, Opinion

Digital ID In-Depth

Biometrics White Papers

Biometrics Events