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16 hot cybersecurity startups pulling in funding and recognition despite the recession

May 20, 2020
Beyond Identity, which just launched in April, uses an old solution in a new way to provide passwordless security. The firm uses the "certificates" system that verifies trusted websites (generating the little lock icon next to a web address in your browser) to also verify users.

Cybersecurity Leadership: What's Your 180-Day Plan?

May 19, 2020
Business and security leaders accept that a hybrid workforce is the new norm - some staff members based in a central office and many others permanently working at home. But what new cybersecurity demands does this strategy present short-term and into 2021? Our expert panel shares insights.

Pandemic Could Accelerate Passwordless Authentication

May 7, 2020

As we celebrate another World Password Day, security pros are hopeful that when we move out of the stay-at-home period, companies will continue to focus on digital technologies - and ditching passwords.

These former Netscape execs helped create the password as we know it. Their new startup Beyond Identity now raised $30 million to kill passwords forever.

April 29, 2020
Jim Clark and Tom Jermoluk have a personal history with passwords, which they helped to entrench with systems they put in place 25 years ago. They see Beyond Identity as a form of apology for what they see as "password hell."