Building With Authy And Twilio: Keeping Conversations Open And Security Gaps Closed


Communication at its core is just a conversation between two parties. We love good conversation, and we want to make as easy as possible for you build apps that power those connections, and do it securely. Today, we welcomed Authy to the Twilio tribe to make it even easier for you to integrate strong user identification into anything you’re building. Sign up for Authy, and learn… Read More

Ahoy Authy: Welcome Authy To The Twilio Family

Twilio Acquires Authy

It’s 2015, and every week there’s another security breach. We’ve learned that retailers aren’t safe from their HVAC vendors, Seth Rogen can stir an international cybersecurity incident, and not even the venerable OpenSSL can be trusted. The only strategy is multiple layers of security, and so every login box on the Internet needs to be secured and secured again. That’s non-controversial, but doing so has traditionally… Read More

Authy Delivers Two-Factor Authentication Security in Minutes With Twilio SMS

Daniel Palacio decided to found Authy in the spring of 2011 following an onslaught of headline-making password breaches. “People’s accounts were compromised, their e-mails and photos stolen, their social profiles spammed, and their bank accounts drained,” he recalled. As a member of Microsoft’s Windows security team, Palacio knew that the risk of account takeovers was much higher than it needed to be. One simple way to… Read More