Why choose us?
Add an extra layer of security, reducing the possibility of unauthorised access.
Enhance customer trust
Increase your users’ faith in the security of their personal data with multiple authentication factors.
Reduce password fatigue
Enable your users to remember a lesser number of passwords with an easier 2FA.
Reduce operating costs
Save money by keeping your users aware of suspicious activities, reducing fraud.
Two-Factor Authentication Features
Use a combination of different authentication methods to double up your users’ security:
- Push notifications
- SMS OTPs (One-Time Passwords)
- FIDO universal factor
- Software tokens
- Hardware tokens
More on two-factor authentication
With passwords being increasingly vulnerable, organisations today have understood the necessity of stronger authentication methods. A type of multi-factor authentication, 2FA provides an extra layer of security to users trying to gain access to their online accounts. Since 2FA generally involves a combination of passwords and authentication done on the user’s physical device, it makes it difficult for cybercriminals to gain access to sensitive information.
Authentication methods used in 2FA are generally a combination of:
Latest Authentication updates
How facial recognition is changing digital identity?
An award-winning team
uqudo is proud to be recognised by some of the world’s most distinguished organisations.
Here’s what people say about us
CEO Get Equity
After our research, we found uqudo to be by far the best AML provider and we are confident that they will help us push our business forward as we grow.
CEO/Director General Smart Africa
Digital ID, data governance and cross borders e-payments are critical to advance the digital transformation we want for Africa. Therefore, welcoming uqudo to the alliance is clearly aligned with our ambitions. Their expertise and experience will be a great asset to our organisation.
Chief Strategy Officer Staex
Authentication and authorization are mission-critical components. Staex provides a dynamic lightweight network layer for new digital collaborators such as public-private engagements while uqudo offers proven digital identity technology. The combined solution safeguards our lives and actions in the digital world.
Strategic Advisor TECH5
From a strategic point of view for TECH5, uqudo is a great partner for the integration of both companies’ offerings to create unparalleled digital KYC and National Identity programs in the Middle East, Africa, and other regions. In addition, we appreciate access to uqudo’s expertise as a full-service provider in the space of digital onboarding and authentication.
Chief Transformation Officer Sohar International
I’ve seen the uqudo platform working first hand and it’s extraordinarily compelling, especially if you are looking for an incredibly seamless onboarding/ID verification process.
Founder & CEO FinaMaze
What made us choose Uqudo as our digital identity partner is their clear and fast integration process and the constant availability and efficiency of their support team. The client ID verification and video selfie is user-friendly and convenient making our onboarding process quasi-instant.
What is Biometric Authentication?
Every individual is unique and through the use of biometrics, we can use aspects of uniqueness to authenticate a person’s identity. Everything from the face, fingerprint, palm, and voice can be used to verify a person is who they say they are. Given most ID documents are photo IDs, the face is the most common and popular way to authenticate with biometrics.
How can biometric authentication help my company?
Biometric authentication provides the opportunity for passwordless logins for your users. Logging in with the face is both faster and more secure. Strong authentication refers to the set of specifications laid out by FIDO. These specifications mean authentication is intrinsically stringent enough to ensure the security of the system it protects.
Is facial recognition safe?
Biometric face authentication uses unique facial patterns to identify people, making it highly efficient. Since our platform doesn’t store data, all biometric information is encrypted and secure.
What all biometric authentication methods can be used?
uqudo lets your customers use the following biometrics for authentication:
How does 2FA work?
Our two-factor authentication (2FA) uses facial biometrics as the second factor to provide a non-invasive second layer of authentication, to keep your customer data secure.
Which documents do you support?
uqudo’s AI Document Scanning can read and extract identity data from 98% of commonly used identity documents in EMEA. Check out our Coverage & Capabilities for a full breakdown of supported documents filtered by geography.
Which documents can you verify?
We are able to read all passports with an NFC chip and verify passports in 86 countries. In addition to this, we are able to verify identity cards in a total of 11 countries currently. For a full list of the documents that we are able to verify visit our Coverage & Capabilities page.
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