On Nov 2nd 2023, from 17:17 UTC until 18:31, Onfido suffered from an increase in TaT for document reports that needed manual extraction. This issue was focused on manual extraction from USA driving licences.
A release on our manual processing tool to improve how we extract information from the before-mentioned document led to an increase in errors due to a package update that broke our manual processing tool.
2023-11-02 17:42 UTC: The first alert is triggered due to the decrease in manually processed document reports;
2023-11-02 18:11 UTC: We identified the issue of not manually processing the USA DLs is related to the latest release of the tool;
2023-11-02 18:19 UTC: We revert to the previous version to re-establish and mitigate the issue;
2023-11-02 18:23 UTC: The issue is confirmed to have been mitigated;
2023-11-02 18:51 UTC: The incident is closed;
The following action items will be taken to avoid such issues from happening again: