Transform account journeys and 2FA with tru.ID APIs. Connect to network authentication systems for frictionless, secure and reliable verification using the mobile number and SIM.
Verify 2bn+ real mobile phone identities by accessing authentication systems of carrier networks. tru.ID have opened up access to SIM-based verification with APIs for developers to transform account journeys into frictionless experiences.
tru.ID verification APIs use the end-user's mobile network, which already knows the phone number via the SIM card in the device. tru.ID matches the given phone number by creating a mobile data session to a one-time URL from the end-user's device. Build seamless account journeys and stronger 2FA.
tru.ID’s partners with global mobile network operators to provide access to their authentication systems. If your business uses the mobile phone number as a credential – be it as part of registration, or access login, tru.ID looks up the number, matches it to the network, and asks – is this a valid subscriber? If the network replies ‘yes’, tru.ID returns a positive response. It's a URL-based lookup with no personal data exchanged.
tru.ID verifies the user’s mobile number with the SIM card identity, a pairing that is unique and near impossible to copy or tamper with. We call this pairing SIM-based authentication. There’s nothing more the user needs to do than enter their mobile phone number, which is checked against the network's SIM authentication using a URL-based lookup over a data connection.
Until tru.ID, access to network-level authentication systems was only available to the mobile operators themselves, or to enterprise customers. tru.ID changed all that and built a developer-first API platform. Integrate once, then scale as you expand, be it nationally or globally, supported by comprehensive guides and tutorials for Android, iOS, ReactNative, and Web.
Are you reviewing your auth solutions? Looking for alternatives to SMS 2FA? Curious about our technology? We'll show you in just 30 minutes how tru.ID can help.
The password is an anachronism, SMS OTP is outdated and open to fraud, auth apps are cumbersome, and dongles get lost. It's time to build a new standard of account journeys - smooth and secure. Embed tru.ID APIs into registration, login, access, step-up verification or wherever there's a mobile number.
Let your customers spend more time using your app, not registering or logging into it. No more forgotten passwords, SMS OTP, or email links. Use Instant PhoneCheck to verify mobile phone numbers instantly and invisibly, transforming onboarding UX for good.Go to Instant PhoneCheck
Add SIM-based authentication to your weaponry against SIM swap fraud. Use Active SIMCheck to fortify your existing 2FA method, detect recent account changes, and protect your customers and your brand from the risks of account takeover.Go to Active SIMCheck
Get the full package: transform your user journeys with all the above benefits and more. Use Strong SubscriberCheck to get ready for Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) requirements. This API is your ultimate toolkit for the next generation of account-related user journeys.Go to Strong SubscriberCheck
We've distilled 200+ years of our team's telecommunications expertise to democratise access to the same verification technology that carriers use themselves, with a simple, familiar tech stack that's easy to integrate.
A simple set of RESTful APIs and libraries for your platform and technology of choice, which do all the heavy lifting, so adding our verification takes you minutes, not months.
tru.ID has regional data privacy baked into it, so we are compliant in Europe for GDPR for example. You can also configure your app data residency.
Our platform is purpose-built for security from the ground-up; enabling you to add zero-trust authentication to your app, through zero-knowledge APIs.
Our infrastructure scales with your growing verification needs, and as we add new networks or countries they are seamlessly available to you as well.
Your standard onboarding UX may be losing you up to 30% of potential customers. What if you could save them?