International travel documents like ePassports/eVisas, national identity documents and drivers' licenses represent essential prerequisites for national security. Photo-ID documents are also used by private enterprises, health insurance organizations, and many others.
Preventing ID fraud
Issuing agencies need to prevent applicants from obtaining ID documents for a second identity. Checking applicant photos by facial appearance helps to minimize such fraudulent attacks. Our products allow agencies to find duplicate faces in multi-million photo databases within seconds. The technology is ready for integration into existing ID issuing processes.
Taking high-quality photos
Cognitec offers products to capture biometric ID photos and check the them for image quality requirements and standard compliance (ISO standard 19794-5 for full frontal image quality and similar standards).