The Hanoi police know that currently the national electronic identification application – VNEID requires people’s mobile devices to use Android 5 or iOS 9 or higher operating systems.
National Electronic Identity Application – VNEID is a software created by the Ministry of Public Security for registration, identification management and electronic authentication.
The VNEID application is now available on the app stores of Google and Apple. People can go to the Google Play app store (CH Play) for Android devices and the App Store for iOS devices to download the VNEID application to their phones.
Informing people about mobile devices that can use electronic identification accounts, the Hanoi City Police said that up to the present time, the VNEID application requires the user’s mobile device. people using the operating system Android 5 or iOS 9 or higher. In addition, people are also encouraged to use mobile devices with good cameras, average configuration or higher and ensure Internet connection for the best experience during use.
To register to open a personal electronic identity account in order to use the utilities provided by the Ministry of Public Security, in addition to directly registering at the police station, people can also register on the application. use VNEID. A phone number can only be used to register a personal identification account for 1 person according to the citizen identification number for OTP code verification.
People’s electronic identity accounts can also only log in on a single device at a time. When people’s electronic identity accounts log in to a new device, the system will warn and send a verification code to the old device. At this time, people enter the code on the new device to authenticate to ensure that they are exactly in need of access on the new device. After completing the login procedure on the new device, the account will automatically log out on the resident’s old device.
Also according to the instructions of the Hanoi City Police, if people want to use fingerprint / facial recognition authentication for VNEID application, people need to enter the password of the electronic identification account at the first login. on the device; From the next time people can use fingerprint / face recognition to authenticate instead of login password by setting in the application.
When using in-app services, citizens must perform additional authentication using fingerprints/facial recognition and a passcode known only to the citizen. The password of the citizen’s account is required to have uppercase, lowercase letters, numbers, special characters with a minimum length of 8 characters; are required to change periodically at least every 6 months.
“Citizens need to make sure the device only has their fingerprint/facial recognition. In case there is someone else’s fingerprint / facial recognition on that device, you should use a password to log in and remember to log out of the application when not in use.“, Hanoi City Police added.
In case of losing a device using an electronic identity account, people can request to temporarily lock their account to ensure the safety of their personal data in one of two ways: Request to lock the account above national electronic identification application (by another mobile device with Internet connection); Contact the police for assistance in temporarily locking the account.
Using an electronic identity account for online transactions, people will enjoy many benefits such as saving time and costs because they do not have to declare many types of forms, reducing many procedures when performing transactions. public administrative transactions. People can also replace their citizen IDs and other papers that they register to integrate displayed on the VNEID application such as: Driver’s license, vehicle registration, health insurance… Thus, when People doing administrative transactions will minimize the papers they have to carry.