The age of passwords is over
Passwords have long served as our go-to authentication solution, so why change now? Password credential theft poses a great threat to business’ security. With YouGov reporting in 2020 that 74% of interviewees reused passwords for multiple accounts, the prevalence of this threat is hardly surprising. With passwords offering opportunity for cyber criminals (Yubico found a staggering 81% of data breaches stemmed from weak or stolen passwords), Yubico decided it was time to authenticate another way.