Mobile Connect launched by GSMA in India

Mobile Connect, the mobile-based authentication solution was today launched in India by the global telecom body GSMA.

Mats Granryd, Director General, GSMA talking on the occasion stated: “India is already the world’s second-largest mobile market and as the country enters a new phase of mobile industry growth that will unlock far-reaching social and economic benefits, it is critical that consumer security is ensured at all times.”

What is ‘Mobile Connect’?

Mobile Connect is a secure mobile-based authentication solution that facilitates hundreds of millions of consumers to securely and flawlessly access online services on their mobile devices with no worry about privacy or passwords.

The mobile network operators offering Mobile Connect services in India are Aircel, Bharti Airtel, Idea, Tata Teleservices, Telenor and Vodafone.