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Yubico Research Reveals More Than Three Quarters of Enterprises in the UK, France and Germany Are Undervaluing Two-Factor Authentication

Poor password hygiene is also exposed as 54% of all employees reuse passwords across multiple work accounts, while 41% of business owners still remember passwords by writing them down PALO ALTO, CA and STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – JUNE 8, 2021 — Yubico, the leading provider of hardware authentication security keys, today released the results of a

Yubico Launches YubiKey 5 FIPS Series, Industry’s First FIPS 140-2 Validated Multi-Protocol Security Keys to Enable Passwordless Authentication

With additional mobile-friendly form factors, the new series addresses critical security gaps that exist for mobile users in highly-regulated environments PALO ALTO, CA and STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – May 4, 2021 –  Yubico, the leading provider of hardware authentication security keys, today announced the general availability of its next-generation FIPS security keys: the YubiKey 5 FIPS

Yubico Expands FIPS 140-2 Product Line with YubiHSM 2 FIPS, the World’s Smallest FIPS Validated Hardware Security Module

Complementary to the company’s new YubiKey 5 FIPS Series, YubiHSM 2 FIPS enables highly-regulated organizations to achieve a holistic security posture PALO ALTO, CA and STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – May 4, 2021 –  Yubico, the leading provider of hardware authentication security keys, today announced its latest FIPS 140-2 product offering, and the first of its kind

Nearly 75% of Enterprise Security and Risk Managers Plan to Increase Multi-Factor Authentication Spending According to New Study by Yubico and 451 Research

Despite increased spend, research shows gaps in MFA best practices with only 22% perceiving security of SMS-based authentication as an issue PALO ALTO, CA and STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – April 27, 2021 –  Yubico, the leading provider of hardware authentication security keys, today announced the results of a new research study, Work-from-Home Policies Driving MFA Adoption,

Yubico Expands YubiEnterprise Subscription Services, Simplifying YubiKey Procurement for Enterprises Around the World

In today’s new norm of remote work, and with increases in COVID-related phishing attacks and credential theft, organizations realize the necessity of YubiKey hardware-based authentication. YubiEnterprise Subscription enables organizations to leverage flexible and cost-effective ways to procure strong authentication and achieve the highest level of phishing defense at scale. “YubiEnterprise Subscription provides considerable cost and

Yubico Delivers New Security Key to Defend Against Hackers in the Age of Modern Work, the YubiKey 5C NFC

World’s first security key to feature dual USB-C and NFC connections and support multiple authentication protocols including smart card and FIDO The YubiKey 5C NFC comes at a time when the need for simple, yet strong authentication is on the rise globally. COVID-related phishing attacks continue to surge in the context of remote work, and millions of

Yubico Launches YubiEnterprise Delivery to Streamline YubiKey Shipping and Fulfillment for Remote Workforces

In today’s environment, workforces have become highly distributed with many employees working remotely. This massive transition has not only introduced security complexities, but also difficulties in getting tools and services to remote workers. YubiEnterprise Delivery is designed to provide IT teams with powerful capabilities to manage the delivery of YubiKey devices to remote employees, mitigating

Yubico and Ponemon Institute Release the 2020 State of Password and Authentication Security Behaviors Report

Findings from last year’s study show that IT security practitioners are aware of good habits when it comes to strong authentication and password management, yet often fail to implement them due to poor usability or inconvenience. This year’s 2020 State of Password and Authentication Security Behaviors Report evaluates whether or not that has changed, and

Yubico launches YubiEnterprise Services for organizations to streamline YubiKey procurement and delivery

With rising phishing attacks and credential theft, many organizations realize the advantages of security key hardware-based authentication, yet lack the financial and logistical resources to deploy it. YubiEnterprise Services provide a cost-effective turnkey approach to company-wide security, making YubiKey authentication more accessible to large and geographically-dispersed organizations.   “YubiEnterprise Services take the planning, budgeting, and logistical

Yubico Launches Enhanced Authenticator App Suite for Secure Authentication on iOS, Android and Desktop

With the increasing adoption of two-factor authentication (2FA), time-based one-time passcode (TOTP) authenticator apps have grown in popularity — in large part due to the rapid rise in phishing attacks and credential theft. While these apps deliver some level of protection, there are still additional security and portability limitations.  Yubico Authenticator flips the model of