YubiKey

Description

Technology Description

The YubiKey is a multi-factor authentication device that protects numerous systems, networks, and applications from common cyber attacks with just a simple touch. With support for multiple authentication protocols, YubiKeys are powerful and flexible enough to secure a wide range of applications including: computer logins, remote VPN, identity access management platforms, password managers, and popular online services such as Google, Dropbox and Facebook.

Technology Tutorials / Documentation

Yubico has published integration libraries, plugins and documentation which you can use to make your application work with the YubiKey. More information can be found at https://developers.yubico.com/.

Technology Organization

Yubico sets new global standards for simple and secure access to computers, servers, and internet accounts.

The company’s core invention, the YubiKey, delivers strong hardware protection, with a simple touch, across any number of IT systems and online services. The YubiHSM, Yubico’s ultra-portable hardware security module, protects sensitive data stored in servers.

Yubico is also a leading contributor to the FIDO Universal 2nd Factor open authentication standard.

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Security Logging Alerting Monitoring for start ups. Proactive monitoring log tool that will also give recommendations based on the security threats and alerts. Using the open source tool ELK stack to do the logging and monitoring. Yubi key and Docu sign to increase security and authenticity of application.

RentrLoc adds multi-factor security to leases and short-term rentals. Renters upload an image of themselves, sign and pay the agreement with DocuSign and authenticate themselves with their Yubikey, which becomes their unique identifier, and key to the apartment. The user also uploads one or more pictures of themselves. When the renters show up to access the apartment, they verify their identity using their Yubikey and their face using Clarifai.

Table number: 139
Floor: 5

Our web solution uses the yubikey to provide both authentication and in-browser encryption so that documents and other media can be delivered securely across the wire

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The presentation can be found at:
https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1mZ5CavkPSxR7E7yxeivFVOEo2mWNZJ8jS0e7J4v2Iw4/edit?usp=sharing

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