The Australian Taxation Business has absent again to the sector to come across a facial recognition answer to underpin the government’s myGovID digital identification credentialing application.
The nationwide income company issued a tender for a ‘liveness’ answer late last 7 days, extra than two yrs right after the Electronic Transformation Company first sought to examination this sort of a system.
It suggests a community beta of the app’s facial recognition part will now not take position right up until September 2021.
Liveness detection, or a proof-of-are living examination, is essential for myGovID to move earlier remaining merely a digital equal of the 100 stage ID look at.
Although the application can currently be made use of to build a digital identification and to log into a confined vary of online govt solutions, extra confidential solutions demand a higher identification proofing level.
The DTA calls this identification proofing level 3 (IP3),