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Yubico Launches YubiKey 5 Series, the Industry’s First Multi-Protocol Security Keys Supporting FIDO2

Yubico continues to create authentication technologies that not only work for today’s authentication scenarios, but into tomorrow’s, helping to bridge the gap from existing solutions to a future of passwordless login. The YubiKey 5 series delivers the same ease of use, high level of security, and durable construction expected from a YubiKey, with added authentication

Yubico Launches FIPS 140-2 Validated YubiKey Series

  FIPS 140-2 certification is essential for many branches of the US government and federal contractors, and also corporations in the private sector that work with the federal government to collect and transmit sensitive but unclassified (SBU) information. The YubiKey FIPS series uses the YubiKey 4 Cryptographic Module that received FIPS 140-2 validated at Overall

Yubico Extends Mobile Solution with Release of Software Development Kit for iOS; LastPass Delivers First iOS App with YubiKey NEO NFC Support

In iOS 11, it became possible to authenticate with Yubico one-time password (Yubico OTP) over NFC, a feature request by many YubiKey users. To remove complexity and help mobile application developers simplify and deliver on this functionality, Yubico created the Mobile SDK for iOS. This SDK enables rapid integration of YubiKey OTP authentication over NFC

Yubico Delivers Passwordless Login for Enterprise Authentication on Windows 10 Devices

This means that organizations will soon have the option to enable employees and customers to sign in to an Azure AD joined device with no password, simply by using the Security Key by Yubico to get single sign-on to all Azure AD based applications and services. Yubico is demonstrating the power of passwordless login with

Yubico Launches New Developer Program and Security Key for FIDO2 and WebAuthn W3C Specifications

The company is also introducing the Yubico Developer Program, a resource for organizations exploring adoption and implementation of strong authentication for web and mobile applications, using Yubico supported protocols including FIDO U2F, OTP, PIV (Smart Card), OpenPGP, OATH (HOTP/TOTP) and the new FIDO2 Client to Authenticator Protocol (CTAP) specification. Yubico will demonstrate the Security Key

Yubico Launches YubiHSM 2: The World’s Smallest and Best Price/Performance Hardware Security Module, Providing Root of Trust for Servers and Computing Devices

  The YubiHSM 2 differs from traditional HSM models — historically limited in use by cost, size, and performance — by offering advanced digital key protection capabilities and benefits at a price within reach for all organizations. Delivered in an ultra-slim “nano” form factor, the YubiHSM 2 fits inside a USB port, eliminating the need

Yubico Launches the YubiKey 4C Nano, the World’s Smallest USB-C Authentication Device, at Microsoft Ignite

  The YubiKey 4C Nano is an engineering and product design triumph, delivering enterprise-grade authentication functionality within a micro-sized hardware device. Its innovative ultra-slim USB-C form factor (12mm x 10.1mm x 7mm) is designed for use with the latest devices featuring USB-C ports, such as newly designed Mac and PC laptops. To enable the device

$30M Invested in IT Security Innovator Yubico, Company Footprint Expands Across Four Continents

A total of $30M has recently been invested in Yubico, in combined secondary and new shares. New investors include New Enterprise Associates (NEA); one of the world’s largest and most active global venture capital firms, The Valley Fund; a California based venture capital firm, and Bure; a leading Swedish growth equity firm. “With nine of

The Launch of YubiKey 4C and New FIDO U2F Integrations at RSA 2017

Yubico will be exhibiting February 13-17 in the Moscone Center North, booth #N4211. Daily breaches, hacks, and evolving phishing techniques have taught us that two-factor authentication (2FA) is no longer a nice-to-have, but a must-have if you’re taking security seriously. The elegance of the YubiKey is in its ease-of-use and security, which adds a physical

Yubico Unveils the YubiKey 4C at ShowStoppers @ CES, The World’s First Multi-Protocol USB-C Authentication Device

  Yubico will preview the YubiKey 4C form factor at ShowStoppers @ CES, and make it available in the Yubico store for $50 beginning February 13, 2017. Built on the proven foundation of the YubiKey 4, the YubiKey 4C supports multiple protocols including Yubico OTP, OATH, FIDO Universal 2nd Factor (U2F), and OpenPGP and PIV