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HYPR Corp.

Website: hypr.com

HYPR is the leader in decentralized authentication with millions of users secured across the Fortune 500. Named a “Cool Vendor” by Gartner in 2017, HYPR is trusted by major enterprises such as Mastercard and Samsung to prevent breaches, eliminate fraud, and accelerate transaction speeds.

The HYPR solution ensures that personal credentials always stay safely decentralized and encrypted on your users’ devices. By eliminating the need for a centralized credential store, HYPR removes the target and minimizes your risk of a data breach. With HYPR, enterprises are changing the way millions of users experience secure, password-less access to our connected world.

HYPR Corp. Biometrics News


In 2019 users still write down passwords, weak IAM practices generate enterprise security risk

In the past three months, 78 percent of people reset passwords because they forgot them, despite 35 percent writing them…

Oct 29, 2019

Dynamic device position key to usability of biometrics, HYPR and Mitre study finds

Biometric fingerprints are easier for diverse populations to use than PINs, but PINs are easier to use than eye and…

Oct 1, 2019

HYPR closes $18.3M funding round led by Comcast Ventures

HYPR has closed a $18.3 Million Series B financing round led by Comcast Ventures. Additional investors in this round include…

Aug 16, 2019

Facial recognition for travel and onboarding top this week’s biometrics and digital ID news

Stories on biometrics use cases from flight boarding to onboarding, and surveillance to aid delivery made up the most-read news…

Aug 2, 2019

Payments, travel, and facial recognition top this week’s biometrics and digital ID news

Biometrics, and in particular facial recognition, for payments and travel dominated the most-read stories on Biometric Update for the past…

Jul 9, 2019

HYPR partnership brings no-shared secret authentication to ForgeRock

HYPR Corp has announced a partnership with ForgeRock it says could enable enterprises to secure a billion identities by eliminating…

May 17, 2019

HYPR Joins FIDO Alliance board, names CTO and co-founder delegate

HYPR Corp. has been appointed to the FIDO Alliance Board of Directors and has named its cofounder and chief technology…

Dec 11, 2018

HYPR rolls out passwordless employee access solution for MacOS

HYPR today announced the launch of its Employee Access solution for MacOS. With this roll out, HYPR becomes the first…

Oct 8, 2018

HYPR argues for decentralized biometric credentials in enterprise white paper

HYPR has published a white paper co-authored with Alan Goode of Goode Intelligence to help enterprises distinguish between passwordless systems…

May 21, 2018

New York-based HYPR expands to the UK and EU

Citing demand driven by GDPR and PSD2 regulatory requirements, HYPR Corp. announced today its expansion to the UK and EU….

Apr 16, 2018

HYPR taps new chief revenue officer to lead global go-to-market

HYPR Corp. revealed that industry veteran Seth Robbins has joined the company in the new role of Chief Revenue Officer,…

Feb 28, 2018

HYPR partners with Samsung Pass for enterprise decentralized biometric authentication

HYPR Corp has formed a partnership with identity management-as-a-service application Samsung Pass to provide biometric workstation log-in capabilities to enterprise…

Jan 18, 2018

Biometrics industry stocks this week

The Detroit International Auto Show is underway this week in Motown. Reflected in the line-up are signs of the epic,…

Jan 10, 2018

HYPR showcasing decentralized authentication solutions at CES

This week at CES, HYPR Corp. CEO George Avetisov and CTO Bojan Simic are demonstrating how HYPR is being deployed…

Dec 6, 2017

HYPR joins Mastercard Start Path program

HYPR has been named to the latest class of Mastercard Start Path. Coming on the heels of the authentication solution…

Oct 3, 2017

HYPR closes $8 million funding round

HYPR Corp. has closed an $8 million Series A round of funding led by RRE Ventures with existing investors RTP…

Jul 20, 2017

Is Mastercard bridging the gap from passwords to biometrics?

This is a guest post by Thomas Yohannan, a mentor at Alchemist Accelerator. MasterCard rolled out an interesting initiative a…

Jun 25, 2017

HYPR appoints its first independent member to board of directors

HYPR Corp. has appointed IBM veteran Nicholas M. Donofrio as the first independent member of its board of directors. Donofrio…

Apr 5, 2017

​HYPR platform server component gains FIDO certification

HYPR Corp. announced that the server component of the HYPR platform has received FIDO Alliance certification after passing a series…

Mar 28, 2017

Juniper Research identifies leading disruptors in mobile biometric authentication

Juniper Research released a new research report that identified G&D (Giesecke & Devrient), Gemalto and Synaptics as the leading disruptors…

HYPR Corp. Industry Insights


Is Mastercard bridging the gap from passwords to biometrics?

This is a guest post by Thomas Yohannan, a mentor at Alchemist Accelerator. MasterCard rolled out an interesting initiative a…

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