X has launched a government-based identity verification system for premium users, in an effort to prevent impersonation and provide “preferred support”. The platform has already partnered with Israel-based Au10tix For identity verification solutions.
The company’s support page indicates that ID verification will be available in “multiple countries” except the European Union, European Economic Area (EEA) and the United Kingdom. X also claims that it plans to use the system to age certain content based on the age derived from the ID.
“X currently focuses on account verification to prevent impersonation and may explore additional measures, such as ensuring users have access to age-appropriate content and protection against spam and malicious accounts. , maintaining the integrity of the platform and protecting healthy conversations,” he said. .
X has also vaguely stated that ID-verified accounts will receive “priority support from X services.”
Just last month, the company introduced a feature for premium users to hide their checkmarks from their profiles, while the company plans to speed up the review process for checkmarks if a user enters their ID. Confirms.
This feature is only available to paid subscribers, although it is intended to eliminate impersonation and scams.