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Jul 28, 2015

Duo Security Expands Research Division, Adding Four Top Industry Experts

[Duo Security](http://www.duosecurity.com), a cloud-based access security provider protecting the world’s largest and fastest-growing companies, today announces the expansion of its security research division, [Duo Labs](https://www.duosecurity.com/labs). Duo has hired four leading researchers and industry experts to escalate efforts to improve the overall state of security by publishing research, with a focus on authentication security....

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Jul 15, 2015

Nominations Announced for Women in Security Awards 2015

[Duo Security](http://www.duosecurity.com), a cloud-based access security provider protecting the world’s largest and fastest-growing companies, today announced that nominations are open for its first annual Women in Security Awards. Winners will be announced during Black Hat USA 2015, August 1-6, 2015, in Las Vegas, Nevada....

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May 13, 2015

Duo Security Announces General Availability of Duo Platform Edition

Duo Security, a cloud-based access security provider protecting the world’s largest and fastest-growing companies, today announced general availability of Duo Platform Edition. Duo delivers an enterprise security solution protecting customers like Facebook, NASA, Toyota and Twitter from data breaches. Duo Platform makes it easy for administrators to secure access for all users, applications, and devices whether they are on premise or remote....

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Apr 14, 2015

Duo Security Introduces Platform Edition - The Most Effective Way to Prevent Data Breaches

ANN ARBOR, MICH. (April 14, 2015) - Duo Security, a cloud-based access security provider protecting the world’s fastest-growing companies, today announces a new solution, Duo Platform Edition. Duo Platform secures access for all users, applications, and devices. Using patented technology trusted by NASA, Facebook, Twitter, Toyota, and many others, Duo Platform gives IT teams complete visibility and control....

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Apr 14, 2015

Duo Security Raises $30 Million to Accelerate Growth, Innovation in Preventing Data Theft

Duo Security, a cloud-based access security provider protecting both the world’s fastest-growing companies, today announced it has raised $30 million in Series C funding. New investor Redpoint Ventures led the round with participation by current investors Benchmark, Google Ventures, Radar Partners and True Ventures....

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Feb 12, 2015

Duo Security Names Zack Urlocker Chief Operating Officer

| Duo Security, a leading authentication solutions provider, today announced the appointment of Zack Urlocker as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Urlocker will lead product, marketing, sales, and customer success to help Duo Security accelerate its rapid growth....

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Jan 28, 2015

Duo Security Named an SC Magazine 2015 Excellence Award Finalist

Duo Security, a leading authentication provider, has been named a finalist by SC Magazine for the 2015 SC Awards in the Best Multifactor Solution award category. Duo Security’s cloud-based platform is designed to integrate seamlessly with an expansive range of applications, devices and services, providing comprehensive protection of user credentials....

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Jan 20, 2015

Duo Security Helps Healthcare Providers Meet E-Prescription Requirements

Duo Security added Epic Systems’ electronic health record (EHR) software to its list of applications natively supported by two-factor authentication to provide strong authentication, advanced security controls and policies, as well as real-time visibility and reporting tools to help healthcare organizations protect access to sensitive information....

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Dec 16, 2014

Duo Security Triples Revenue in 2014; Continues Innovation in User Authentication Market

Duo Security, a leading authentication solutions provider, announces a nearly 200 percent increase in revenue and significant customer growth, including large enterprises such as Zillow, TripAdvisor, The Men’s Warehouse, Dresser-Rand Group, K-Swiss, SuddenLink, and NASA....

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Dec 5, 2014

Duo Security Recognized as a Visionary in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for User Authentication*

Duo Security, the leader in cloud-based two-factor authentication, was positioned as a Visionary by Gartner in its 2014 User Authentication Magic Quadrant....

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Oct 21, 2014

Duo Security Joins Google and FIDO Alliance in Launching FIDO Universal Second Factor Authentication

Duo Security, the leader in cloud-based two-factor authentication, announces their FIDO ReadyTM products now support the Fast IDentity Online FIDO Universal Second Factor (U2F) specifications. Duo Security joins Google, Yubico and other members of the FIDO Alliance to launch this phishing-resistant authentication method to consumers and organizations....

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Oct 14, 2014

Duo Security Introduces API Edition of Its Two-Factor Authentication Service

Duo Enables Developers to Quickly Add Strong Authentication to Web and Mobile Apps...

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Sep 22, 2014

Duo Security Raises $12 Million in Series B Funding Led by Benchmark

New Funding Will Enable Expansion and Address the Security Challenges of Cloud and Mobile...

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May 20, 2014

Duo Security’s CEO Dug Song Named Innovator of the Year by Lawrence Tech & WWJ Newsradio

Song Chosen from Nearly 50 Nominees; Recognized for Continuing Leadership in the Information Security Industry...

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Apr 2, 2014

Duo Security & LastPass Partner to Add Enterprise Two-Factor Authentication for Password Management

Duo’s Unique, Mobile-Based Authentication Adds an Extra Layer of Protection for LastPass Users...

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Feb 18, 2014

Duo Security Launches Strong Authentication for Cloud Apps, Minimizing Time-to-Security for Evolving IT Models

Duo Security, the innovative leader in two-factor authentication, is expanding their security platform to help customers protect access to their sensitive data residing in cloud-based applications, including Salesforce, Google Apps, Microsoft Office 365, and Box....

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Feb 5, 2014

Duo Security Achieved Over 300% Increase in Revenue in 2013; Continues to Lead the Cloud-Based Two-Factor Authentication Market

Doubled Staff Size, Released Enhanced Enterprise Features and Deployed to Protect Over 10,000 Users at Facebook...

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Dec 12, 2013

Duo Security Introduces New Editions, Delivering Modern Two-Factor Authentication to Companies of All Sizes

New Editions Support Greater Ease of Integration and Faster Provisioning for Enterprise Deployments, Lowers Two-Factor Authentication Costs for Small Businesses...

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Sep 30, 2013

Facebook Secures Employee Access Using Duo Security and Yubico for Two-Factor Authentication

Duo Security, the innovative leader in cloud-based two-factor authentication announced today that Facebook has successfully deployed Duo Security and YubiKey two-factor authentication technologies across its enterprise....

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Jul 16, 2013

Northeastern University and Duo Security Collaborate to Fix Critical “Master Key” Android Vulnerabilities

Researchers from Northeastern University's System Security Lab (NEU SecLab) and Duo Security, a cloud-based two-factor authentication company, announced today the release of a mobile application called "ReKey" that fixes the critical "Master Key" vulnerabilities in Google's Android mobile platform...

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May 13, 2013

CSI Selects Duo Security’s Authentication Solution for It’s Leading Internet Banking Platform

Duo Security announced today that Computer Services, Inc. (CSI) (OTCQX: CSVI) has selected Duo two-factor authentication (2FA) for its online banking platform....

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Feb 19, 2013

Duo Security Launches World's Most Secure Mobile ID

Duo Security announced today that the high level of security traditionally associated with hardware smart cards is now available on consumer mobile devices that use Duo's two-factor authentication service...

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Feb 19, 2013

Duo Security Achieves Record Growth in Two-Factor Authentication Market with over 400% Increase in Revenue

Duo Security, a cloud-based two-factor authentication company, announced today that the company saw record growth of more than 400% in 2012...

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Aug 22, 2012

Internet Security Pioneer Stratton Sclavos Joins Duo Security's Board of Directors

Duo Security, an emerging mobile security and authentication company, announced today that Stratton Sclavos has joined its Board of Directors. Sclavos is currently a partner in the investment firm Radar Partners, which also invested $1 million in Duo Security...

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May 8, 2012

Internet2 and Duo Security To Offer Affordable Two-Factor Authentication for College Campuses Nationwide

Internet2 and Duo Security have announced a partnership to offer an easy-to-use and low-cost two-factor authentication technology to protect information and access to services on college campuses. Duo's technology and cloud service leverage users' mobile phones as a second factor of authentication. Internet2's InCommon trust federation will enroll campuses through its trust services...

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May 2, 2012

InCommon Selects Duo Security to Provide Two-Factor Authentication for Federation Manager

InCommon has introduced two-factor authentication to protect its Federation Manager, the application site administrators use to update their organization's metadata. This data is critical to establishing the trust backbone of the InCommon Federation, which allows millions of students and faculty to access services provided by nearly 300 universities, research organizations, and their sponsored partners...

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Feb 28, 2012

Duo Security Raises New Round of Funding Led by Google Ventures

Duo Security, Inc., an emerging authentication-as-a-service provider, has received a $5 million investment from Google Ventures, True Ventures, and Resonant Venture Partners. This investment, which follows an earlier round from True Ventures and Resonant Venture Partners, allows the company to expand their team, mobile security research, and strong authentication platform development...

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Feb 28, 2012

Covisint Partners with Duo Security to Enhance Authentication Offering

Duo Security, Inc., an authentication-as-a-service software provider, today announced a new partnership with Covisint, a Compuware company and leader in cloud-based enterprise collaboration. The partnership and integration of the two companies’ services will bring multi-factor authentication to Covisint customers via mobile devices. Covisint will demonstrate the new offering at RSA Conference in booth #554...

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