Tag: YubiKey

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Sep 22, 2022

Q&A: Yubico’s director of engineering on how to defend against rise in phishing attacks

Yubico’s mission is to make the internet safer for everyone, and at the heart of that is a belief that the best security requires usability. Anyone who accesses the internet is at risk from cybercrime, so YubiKeys are designed to provide phishing-resistant MFA protection for everyone. That’s why YubiKeys are so simple to set up

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Breaking the cycle of cyberattacks in healthcare with phishing-resistant MFA

Ransomware attacks and other types of cyberattacks in healthcare are growing, not only in amount, but in sophistication as well.  The recent State of Ransomware in Healthcare report released by Sophos highlighted a 94 percent increase in ransomware attacks in 2021, with 66 percent of healthcare organizations hit by ransomware – up from 34 percent

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Thoughts on modern cybersecurity for retail and hospitality in advance of RH-ISAC’s Cyber Intelligence Summit

Recently Derek Hanson, vice president and product evangelist at Yubico, spoke with Paul Malcomb, cyber threat intelligence analyst and engagement lead at Retail and Hospitality ISAC (RH-ISAC), on their podcast. Derek shared insight on how passwordless authentication using FIDO and phishing-resistant MFA can help retail and hospitality organizations accomplish business goals such as ensuring strong

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As Told By Adopters: YubiKeys’ ROI

The need for security is non-negotiable. It remains a top priority universally – online, offline, on vacation or at home. With more workers signing on in a variety of locations these days enterprises remain at risk of compromising sensitive data via phishing and stolen credentials.  Yubico’s YubiKeys, hardware-based phishing-resistant multi-factor authentication (MFA) solutions, exist to

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Protecting retail and hospitality against modern cyber threats

Learn how modernizing authentication can secure shared devices, protect sensitive data, and prevent account takeovers while enhancing customer experience.

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Sep 8, 2022

Yubico’s perspective and resource guide to passkeys 101

There has been a lot of information lately about the new ‘password-killing’ solution, the passkey. As we’ve discussed in previous posts on the topic, passkeys are a new industry term to make existing technology standards approachable to users. Passkeys are discoverable FIDO credentials that enable users to authenticate to websites without a password. Two types

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TEI Forrester report

Read the Forrester Consulting study commissioned by Yubico and see how a composite organization reduced risk by 99.9%, saw a drop in password-related helpdesk tickets by 75%, and experienced a 203% 3-year ROI with YubiKeys.

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Yubico expands U.S. and global distribution of its products with new channel partners

Yubico is committed to continue expanding our distribution and purchasing options to meet customers where and how they choose to procure Yubico technology, including the industry’s leading security key, the YubiKey. With this goal in mind, we’re pleased to share the addition of several new options where YubiKeys and other Yubico products can now be

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Closing the gap in account security in today’s hybrid academic environment 

Over the last two years, students, faculty and administrators of academic and educational institutions have faced many challenges, including jumping between in-person and remote learning. With the introduction of new and shared devices to accommodate these ever-changing environments, hackers quickly took advantage of the gaps in account security that hadn’t yet been accounted for, which

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Meet Yubico at Black Hat USA 2022

We’re excited to be back for the milestone 25th year of Black Hat USA, and are looking forward to seeing everyone both in-person in Las Vegas and virtually for the hybrid event from August 10-11! Attending in person? Come visit us at booth #1699 to see live demos of the YubiKey and talk with us