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Fingerprint (FP) Service Specification, Version 1.0

Date Published
April 2012
Author(s)
Global Standards Council
Publication Series
Publication Type
Reference Material
Description

This service will provide positive identification or verification based on the submission of fingerprint information. The service receives one or more fingerprint images and returns a biometrically based response which facilitates the determination of the physical identity of an individual.

NOTE: To fully review the purpose, scope, capability offered and real-world effect(s) this service specification intends to address, we invite your full review of the associated Service Description Document (SDD). It can be located by first downloading the service specification zip file on this webpage followed by navigating to the “artifacts” folder. There you’ll discover the corresponding SDD for this service.

Date Created: February 16, 2021