The widespread use and availability of sophisticated image editing softwares and printing tools has made the counterfeiting of official documents accessible to all: fake medical practice certificates, fake tax stamps, fake contracts and so on. These malpractices can have dramatic consequences for everyone: patients are put at risk because an impostor is impersonating a practitioner, unfair disputes are brought up based on a fake contract, faulty products are launched on the market because of a fake licence etc.
A tag has been affixed to this document, giving it a unique and impossible to duplicate identifier. A simple photo makes it possible to recognize this identifier with certainty and confidence. Authentication can be done via the organization’s or Cypheme’s WeChat and Facebook accounts.