Yubico has recently launched YubiKey 5Ci – the world’s first iPhone- and iPad-friendly security key designed to deliver strong hardware-backed authentication over a Lightning connection.
No matter how you log on your online account – via iOS, Android, Windows or Mac OS, strengthened user authentication is a key to truly protect yourself from identity data theft.
Therefore, this latest YubiKey is equipped with both USB-C and Lightning connectors that help securely access your online accounts, applications and services on Mac, Windows, and Android devices as well.
The unique dual-connector functionality of this Yubico security key, along with the signature multi-protocol features of the YubiKey 5 Series, make this key the perfect solution for consumers and enterprises alike.
A YubiKey is a key-sized device that allows users to add a second or multiple authentication factors to online services.
Strengthening passwords with the second factor during the authentication process helps organizations to eliminates account takeovers, defends against phishing and reduces IT support costs.
Yubico security keys work with a simple touch and client software is not needed. It also supports multiple authentication methods and has multi-protocols such as OTP, FIDO U2F, OATH-HOTP, OATH-TOTP, OpenPGP and Smart Card built-in.