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WebID

WebID (opens new window)is a German eIDV (electronic identity document verification) service for secure online end-user identity verification and contract signing. It is compliant with AML regulations such as German AML Law (GwG (opens new window)) and has been approved by the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin (opens new window)).

The WebID service provides call-center functionality, where trained support agents can verify the validity of the provided identity papers and ask security questions to the end-user during a live video call. The verification process is recorded and evidence is made available for the merchant.