ASA-AUA Services for Aadhaar Based Authentication and e-KYC

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C-DAC is empanelled with UIDAI as Authentication Service Agency (ASA) and Authentication User Agency (AUA) for providing Aadhaar based authentication and e-KYC services. C-DAC is connected with UIDAI’s Central Identities Data Repository (CIDR) through dedicated network links for providing secure and prompt authentication services. C-DAC’s ASA or AUA-KUA services are available to Government departments, PSUs as well as to registered private organizations.

Main uses and domain :

Aadhaar authentication service provides services to instantly verify the identity of the Aadhaar holder against the available data in CIDR. Based on the needs of the service, different identifiers could be used along with Aadhaar number. These identifiers could be combination of biometrics (such as fingerprints, iris impressions) and/or demographic information (such as Name, Date of birth, Address) and/or a secret PIN or OTP (One Time Pin)

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