Google working on Digital wallet as “IdentityCredentialAPI”
According to report, Google is currently working on Digital Driver License mechanism which will allow the users to store digital IDs on their Smartphone. Further reports, the company suggest the users to stop storing their ID documents like drivers’ license in their wallet. Since, Google is working on Digital wallet for users’ document as name of “IdentityCredentialAPI ”. When we talk about its security features, the framework will show users’ crucial documents by using strong authenticated password, fingerprint scanner or retina scanner. Let’s take have a look at safety features of Google Digital Driver License.
Data authentication methods of Google Digital Driver License in Smartphone
Google will implement two kinds of data authentication including Static and Dynamic. At first talk about static authentication, when it is deployed, keys are issuing by authority. On other hand, Dynamic authentication involves the keys created by the Smartphone’s own security hardware which is similar to Titan M in Pixel 3 and Pixel 3XL phones. Interestingly, Dynamic authentication would make impossible for unauthorized users or hackers to access your digital Identification without your permission. So, we can say that it will provide strong security options.
Google Digital Driver License feature expected to come in 2020
If you are want to show your digital drivers’ license to cop, and then you need wireless connection via NFC to display the license on the cop’s Smartphone. Moreover, this feature would work even in low battery of your devices for normal operation. At the moment, we all have to wait for Google Digital Driver License features to come. We are researching on the matter very deeply and we will defiantly post an update, if it will come in future. For any suggestions or queries, please write on comment box given below.