Below are just some of the accomplishments and activities that DSA members have contributed to since our founding:

DSA attends and presents at 2nd Counterfeit
and Security Documents Conference,

Interpol General Secretariat, Lyon, France 2012

Document Development:

  • White Paper on Counterfeiting of Driver’s Licenses
  • The Report to the Nation, an analysis of national secure document vulnerability
  • White Paper on Birth Certificates – Recommendations for Security
  • White Paper on Identity Documents – The Continued Problem with Counterfeits
  • White Paper on Digital Authentication of Security Documents

Trusted Advisor to:

  • Numerous government agency requests for information on document security
  • Department of Homeland Security on HSPD-12
  • Department of Homeland Security on Real ID
  • U.S. Postal Service on the USPS Money Order


  • Provide regular support for AAMVA’s Fraud Detection & Remediation Training

External Communication:

  • Present at industry conferences
  • Provide DSA thought papers to government policy makers

Member Communication:

  • Host 2 in-person and 4 virtual meetings annually – hundreds of government and industry presentations on document security