Authy is a company that provides authentication solutions. Authy provides an API for developers to customize the user experience when adding two-factor authentication and add-ons for apps. 

TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyTwilio
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Founded2012
Websiteauthy.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
Authy was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, US

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Authy Office Locations

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Authy Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2012
Authy is a subsidiary of Twilio

Authy Cybersecurity Score

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B

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Announcing General Availability of Authy Desktop for Linux

Since Google’s announcement that they would discontinue the support of Chrome Apps, the Twilio Authy team has made efforts to continue providing the best 2FA application across all platforms. As part of our efforts, we launched Authy Desktop for MacOS and Windows as stand-alone applications in 2017.…

Authy User: Two-Factor Authentication in Tampa

Last year we had the pleasure to speak with Authy user Mark Jaquith of Tampa, Florida, and he agreed to answer a few questions about his digital security habits for us. AUTHY: Hey Mark. Thanks for taking the time to chat with us. First of all, can you tell us what you do? For work, I’m … Continue r…

Authy Desktop now available in Beta for Linux

In 2014, we launched Authy for the desktop. It was a version of our popular 2FA app that ran as an application in the Chrome browser. Later it was offered as a standalone desktop app for macOS and Windows, which have also been wildly successful.  Then, in January 2020, when Google announced that the…

Use 2FA + Other Tips To Avoid Tax-Related Identity Theft

Most American taxpayers don’t think much about tax fraud, identity theft, and financial account security despite fairly regular news coverage of highly publicized hacks. Too bad, because incidences of identity theft skyrocket at tax time, and while the Internal Revenue Service takes steps to reduce …

Authy for Chrome App & Extension End of Life

Authy & Chrome Back in 2014, Authy used the Chrome Apps framework to build and launch a multi-platform app that was not only easy to install, but also looked, felt and worked just as great as the Authy mobile app for smartphones and other digital devices. However, in January 2020, Google announc…

New Phone? Lost Phone? Our Multi-Device Feature Keeps You 2FA-Ready!

Massive — and increasingly routine — data breaches have essentially rendered login credentials public knowledge. The pairing of an email and a password is simply not secure in today’s world. Two-factor authentication, like the kind provided with Authy’s free 2FA app, is designed to prevent anyone fr…
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Authy Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Authy founded?

    Authy was founded in 2012.

  • How many employees does Authy have?

    Authy has 1 employees.

  • Who are Authy competitors?

    Competitors of Authy include Cybertrap, Wilson Security and IdentityForce.

  • Where is Authy headquarters?

    Authy headquarters is located at San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Authy offices?

    Authy has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Authy have?

    Authy has 1 office.