Going Passwordless with FIDO2 and WebAuthn

Imagine a world where users no longer need to set, reset, forget, and reset again multiple passwords. Learn the essentials of passwordless authentication and considerations for enterprise deployment. By Yubico

The 2019 State of Password and Authentication Security Behaviors Report

1,761 IT practitioners surveyed regarding password management and authentication practices. What information are companies most concerned with protecting? How many respondents admit to sharing their work passwords? By Ponemon Institute

Authentication: It’s All About the User Experience

Many organizations still utilize only usernames and passwords. This paper discuss benefits of modern authentication, why implementation still lag and actionable tips for evaluating your organizations state of authentication. By Matt Bromiley 

credential-theftInternet Credential Theft: Common Mitigations vs. Attacker Behaviors

In this brief, we evaluate a few common internet credential theft mitigations and how they can influence known attacker behaviors. By Yubico Engineering


Achieving LOA 3 and 4 with YubiKeys

The YubiKey is a smart card that solves your challenges while meeting the highest level of assurance (LOA) requirements, based on NIST Guidelines. By Yubico


Google Research Paper

Research paper quantifying the benefits the internet giant found in using U2F-based 2-factor authentication — hardened security, improved user satisfaction, and reduced support costs.

Universal Second Factor and OpenID Connect

With OpenID Connect and FIDO U2F, you can solve more online identity challenges than either could do on their own. By Justin Richer for Yubico

Secure Shell with a YubiKey

YubiKey NEO and YubiKey NEO-n can use SSH to establish secure connections with remote servers. Find out why it is a good idea to use it. By Alessio Di Mauro

A Question of Key Length

YubiKey NEO and YubiKey NEO-n can act as a smart card, but some question the key lengths. Does key size really matter when it comes to cryptography? By Alessio Di Mauro

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YubiKey Static Password Function

A long-time function of the YubiKey is the static password. Learn about this function that strikes a balance between pervasive support and secure authentication. By Dain Nilsson