LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky Athletics, Rupp Arena at Central Bank Center and Ticketmaster have applied SafeTix™ to make sure followers’ cellular tickets stay safe when attending Kentucky occasions starting for 2022-23 winter sports activities, together with all basketball video games.
To assist struggle fraud, Ticketmaster launched SafeTix™, which makes use of an encrypted barcode that mechanically refreshes each 15 seconds so the barcode can’t be stolen and utilized by one other fan.
The one change for followers can be that screenshots of tickets is not going to be accepted on entry. Your cellular tickets will now present a novel barcode with a blue line operating throughout it. This enhancement protects in opposition to tickets being screenshotted and tickets being bought a number of instances by fraudulent resellers.
Followers ought to nonetheless switch tickets and add their tickets to their cellular pockets from their My UK Athletics Account or the UK Athletics App.
For iPhone customers, you’ll not see a barcode if you’re viewing your ticket within the Apple Pockets. iPhone’s Apple Pockets makes use of NFC expertise which eliminates the necessity for a barcode all collectively. An NFC token is deployed when the ticket is added to your Apple Pockets, and you’ll faucet your cellphone to the scanner to achieve entry. NFC expertise will not be supported on all Android units. Most Android and non-iPhone smartphones will proceed to point out the brand new rotating barcode.
As a reminder, screenshots of tickets can’t be used.
Kentucky basketball season ticket holders will obtain an electronic mail with extra data when cellular tickets can be found to be managed, starting the week of Oct. 17 (males’s basketball) and the week of Oct. 24 (ladies’s basketball).
You probably have any questions, please go to UKathletics.com/mobiletickets.