Mobile App supporting off-line verification of passports, ID cards and driver's licenses

Available in two versions:


free of charge

  • Scans MRZ on passports and ID cards
  • Scans QR- and PDF-417 codes
  • Reads chip data according to ICAO9303
  • Displays data page & Kinegram security elements contained in over 180 documents


customized (B2G, B2B, B2C)

  • Scans MRZ on passports and ID cards
  • Scans QR- and PDF-417 codes
  • Reads chip data according to ICAO9303
  • Displays data page, Kinegram and other security elements, including passports from over 60 different countries
  • Verifies chip data and digital certificates
  • Performs facial recognition and template matching with the chip data
  • Custom designed according to requirements

How does the KINEGRAM DIGITAL SEAL app contribute to trust?

  • Enhanced trust in the ID document even without cellular connectivity or loss of mobile network access
  • On-the-spot authentication of the document without prior knowledge of its physical security features
  • Confirmation that the chip data matches the physical token and the document holder

Verification Process

Scan MRZ

(Machine Readable Zone)

or barcodes (PDF417 or QR) to check for consistency with standards and printed data


to access and display photo and biographic data stored on chip

Use in-app reference database

to display image of sample document datapage and video of security features for side-by-side comparsion with the citizen´s document

DIGITAL SEAL Enterprise: Mobile app to establish the Triangle of Trust

  • Right person
  • Authentic chip
  • Valid document

Scan MRZ to access chip data
Verify digital certificates

Biometric match between live captured image and photo on chip

Inspect physical security features with reference data base

How does the DIGITAL SEAL Enterprise app contribute to trust?

  • Biometric screening of potential impostors
  • Confidence in the electronic data on the chip
  • Side-by-side comparison of security features on the travel document with a reference data base
Video: Verification of passports by scanning the MRZ code


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