The Mobile Connect Identity product category helps end users engage with digital services quickly and efficiently, share data when they want to, and assert their identity when needed.

 

Mobile Connect Phone Number
Mobile Connect Phone Number enables the end user to give their consent to share just one personal attribute – the MSISDN associated with the end users’ Mobile Connect account.

Mobile Connect Sign-up
Mobile Connect Sign-up enables the end user to give their consent for their operator to share core information about them (such as name and address) with the requesting service provider.

Mobile Connect National ID
National ID enables the end user to share core information revealing their identity in accordance with the local legislation and regulations. In particular, this service provides the requesting service provider with the user’s name, date of birth and national identifier such as Passport Number, National ID Number, etc.

 

 

Product Specifications

Mobile Connect Phone Number Mobile Connect Sign-Up Mobile Connect National ID
Default level of assurance Single factor (LoA2) Single factor (LoA2) Two factor (LoA3)
Authenticator options SIM Applet, USSD SIM Applet, USSD SIM Applet
User attributes MSISDN First name/last name, street address, postal code, country First name/last name, date of birth, national identifier
End user Consent Yes Yes Yes
Supported development platforms PHP, .NET (iOS, Android, Java coming soon) PHP, .NET (iOS, Android, Java coming soon) PHP, .NET (iOS, Android, Java coming soon)
Mobile Connect API support Mobile Connect Profile v2.0 Mobile Connect Profile v2.0 Mobile Connect Profile v2.0
Key use cases Authentication Frictionless sign-up or Guest checkout ID check for compliance with local regulations

 

Coming soon

Mobile Connect Identity products are coming soon. We are encouraging developers to register their interest with our Product Team, share your application use cases by contacting us at mcproducts@gsma.com