Build a 360 degree identity picture using account and network data.
Silently verify user identity using their phone number and SIM card.
Improve conversions by up to 25% compared to one-time passwords delivered by SMS.
Keep your users and your company safe doesn’t have to mean a messier user experience.
Identity is at the heart of every user relationship. Our APIs bring you closer to your users by helping you to develop a rounded picture of who they are and by protecting them when malicious actors attempt to impersonate them.
Identity can be tricky to pin down. Are a username, password, and phone number enough? Rather than relying only on one or two methods, you can draw on multiple data points to build a user identity confidence score.Using the Number Verify API, you can check whether the phone number someone has provided matches that of the device they’re currently using. But is a mismatch the end of the story? Perhaps not. What if it’s the right number but no longer under the control of the rightful user? Here are some of the ways you can use network and account data to build a richer understanding of who a person is.
User onboarding is one of the most important UX flows you’ll implement. Your new users want to jump in and get their hands on your app. Introduce too much friction and your conversion rates will plummet. But with too little scrutiny you’re open to increased fraud.
Multi-factor authentication helps but forces your new users to switch context.Whether it’s fetching a one time password from an SMS or an authenticator app, the flow is interrupted and your user’s attention is at risk
Number Verify uses the mobile device itself as a silent “something you have” factor, checking the device’s phone number in the background. Here’s how Number Verify improves on traditional multi-factor authentication methods: