Tag: free speech

Secure it Forward TY

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May 3, 2021

World Press Freedom Day: Uplifting security stories from the field

Today, Yubico celebrates World Press Freedom Day, a day committed to supporting a mission that we believe in whole-heartedly: protecting journalistic voices across the globe. Without the foundational pieces of free speech, democracy, or an open internet, our mission of making the internet a safer place will have no impact. So, to do our part


Feb 19, 2021

Yubico for Free Speech Spotlight: RedesAyuda

Less than one year ago, Yubico launched a 20:1 donation-led program, where we pledged to donate 1 YubiKey for every 20 YubiKeys sold on Yubico.com. The program, called Yubico for Free Speech, is dedicated to securing organizations, their constituents, and at-risk individuals who are focused on protecting free speech and journalism, defending human rights, and upholding democratic

Secure it Forward

Our mission to protect those in need At Yubico, we believe that vulnerable populations shouldn’t have to worry about their digital security. Whether you’re an organization or nonprofit focused on protecting human rights and freedom of speech, upholding election integrity, or  furthering diversity in tech, we’re passionate about ensuring that security isn’t an obstacle standing


The ISC Project protects human rights reporting with the YubiKey

The ISC Project enables easy, one-touch authentication to counter stolen passwords or phishing.


Freedom of the Press Foundation secures free speech with the YubiKey

FPF deploys the YubiKey to help journalists protect confidentiality and other critical information.


New Yubico for Free Speech Program Arms Nonprofits with Strong Authentication

2020 continues to be a challenging year in many ways for all of us, but today, we’re proud to share some hopeful news — Yubico is introducing the Yubico for Free Speech Program, an initiative designed to defend digital privacy, online security, and free speech for at-risk individuals and nonprofit organizations. As of July 1,


Jan 22, 2020

USC journalism students embrace YubiKeys as part of new security training

With Data Privacy Day just around the corner, nothing is a more fitting topic than securing a free and open internet — an internet where thoughts and ideas can all be openly expressed with the assurance that the identities of those sharing are protected and preserved. A particular population that falls into this category, and


Apr 20, 2016

An Open Internet Is The Only Way

Many years ago, when I first logged on to the internet, I was struck by something that may be described as a spiritual experience. Here was this place, where we were all connected, containing endless information for all of us to tap into. Later, I realized that we cannot take this great human experience for


Why FIDO U2F Was Designed to Protect Your Privacy

If you are not a dictator, you probably love the Internet. During the Arab Spring protests, social media played an important role in helping people to connect and organize protests against non-democratic governments. Inevitably, this created a backlash against such sites, intimidating them to provide information about individuals. In a discussion with a security engineer at