To ensure that users are who they say they are, many businesses with online presences now require users to submit personal information such as a driver’s license number, passport number, or other unique identification information. But what are the best ways to verify that this information is legitimate? One method is to use a liveness detection API. With this API, you can verify whether or not the image contains a living person. This is important because some people have been known to use fake IDs in order to gain access to online platforms. By verifying that the image contains a living person, you can be sure that the person submitting the information is who they say they are. This would be ideal for businesses that are looking for a way to verify their users’ identities and ensure that they are who they say they are.
How does this tool work? You supply it with images to analyze and it looks for characteristics unique to living things. Liveness detection tools can be used for security purposes, such as detecting intruders or detecting someone who has sneaked into a restricted area without authorization. They can also be used for security screening purposes, such as identifying people who are not supposed to board airplanes or ships.
What about other uses? -L
Check if the selfie your users take is indeed live, optimally clicked to save in your records, if there are multiple faces detected in the image, and what percentage of the image the face actually covers.
To make use of it, you must first:
1- Go to Face Liveness Check API and simply click on the button “Subscribe for free” to start using the API.
2- After signing up in Zyla API Hub, you’ll be given your personal API key. Using this one-of-a-kind combination of numbers and letters, you’ll be able to use, connect, and manage APIs!
3- Employ the different API endpoints depending on what you are looking for.
4- Once you meet your needed endpoint, make the API call by pressing the button “run” and see the results on your screen.