Dashlane, Intel join forces to develop password protection solution
NEW YORK Jan. 3, 2017 Dashlane, the leader in online identity management, announces a collaboration with Intel® to deploy Intel® Software Guard Extension (SGX) technology with Dashlane's award-winning password manager. Dashlane's industry-leading and patented security software combined with Intel® SGX will provide an unrivaled layer of online protection.
Unrivaled Software + Hardware Security Combination
Massive security breaches dominated the headlines in 2016. As such, consumers and businesses are more concerned than ever about cybersecurity risks. That's why Dashlane is proud to announce support for Intel® Software Guard Extensions, a powerful security technology built into the latest Intel® Core™ processors.
Dashlane is the only password manager with a USPTO patented security architecture.
A user's data is safeguarded by their master password- the key that unlocks all of their data locally on their device. This password, which Dashlane requires to be a mix of at least eight characters, is not stored on any Dashlane servers and no Dashlane employee ever has access to it. Dashlane also encrypts all data with AES-256 and hosts it on Amazon's AWS, the most respected and secure hosting solution on the market.
This proprietary backend technology provides Dashlane users with a world-class level of security and the addition of Intel® SGX will provide an extra layer of hardware-based protection. When combined with Dashlane, Intel® SGX can be used to protect the user's data and seal them to the device, even if a hacker did export data to another machine.
When merged with Dashlane's industry-leading software, Intel® SGX will provide users with an unparalleled layer of password protection.
Cutting Edge Innovation
"Dashlane is committed to staying on the cutting edge of security," states Emmanuel Schalit, CEO, Dashlane. "The new Intel® Core™ processors provide a powerful new way to protect your passwords. Dashlane is taking full advantage of Intel's built-in hardware security to make our users' passwords safer than ever."
"The collaboration to bring Intel hardware-based security with Dashlane's easy to use password manager is a remarkable step in protecting users against the most current password related breaches." says Rick Echevarria, Vice President, Software and Solutions Group, and General Manager, Platform Security Division.
Get the powerful Dashlane + Intel SGX security combination at: http://www.dashlane.com/lp/intelsgx
Dashlane makes identity and checkouts simple with its password manager and secure digital wallet app. Dashlane allows its users to securely manage passwords, credit cards, IDs, and other important information via advanced encryption and local storage. Dashlane has helped over 6 million users in 150 countries manage and secure their digital identity. The app is available on PC, Mac, Android, and iOS, and has won critical acclaim from top publications, including: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and USA Today.
Dashlane is free to use on one device, and Dashlane Premium costs $39.99/year to sync between an unlimited number of devices. Dashlane was founded by Bernard Liautaud and co-founders Alexis Fogel, Guillaume Maron, and Jean Guillou. The company has offices in New York City and Paris and has received $52.5 million in funding from Rho Ventures, FirstMark Capital, and Bessemer Venture Partners. Learn more at Dashlane.com.