Yoti and Galaxkey partner to prevent email phishing
A step change in data protection and email phishing with digital identities and Galaxkey
July 15, 2020
Email phishing is an age-old method of cybercrime that is becoming increasingly more sophisticated with modern technologies. According to Verizon’s 2021 Data Breach Investigations report, 36% of all cyber attacks involved email phishing, posing a huge threat to large organisations and individuals. In an increasingly digital world where remote work is commonplace, it has never [...]
Meet the Volunteer Edinburgh digital volunteer ID card!
June 5, 2020
There has been an incredible citizen response to the coronavirus crisis, with people signing up in their thousands to offer their support in any way they can. But as charities and volunteer groups bolster their ranks, the prohibitive costs and logistical issues of distributing ID cards has become a serious safeguarding issue. Which is why [...]
Successfully completing HIPAA Compliance Readiness Assessment
May 18, 2020

We are delighted to confirm we have received a HIPAA compliance readiness report from an independent auditor.  This gives us and our clients comfort that Yoti fulfils all requirements in the HIPAA Security Rules and the Privacy Rules. As Yoti has been built from day one with security and privacy at its core, we only […]

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#Nudes4Sale: supporting the BBC’s expose of underage porn with our anonymous age estimation technology
April 10, 2020
A few months ago, Yoti was approached by the BBC to support their investigation into a growing trend on social media called #Nudes4Sale, a phenomenon that sees thousands of adults and teenagers making money from selling their own nude photos and videos. We helped them check the ages of the people sharing content on social [...]
Supporting volunteering platform Do IT with free identity verification technology during the coronavirus crisis
March 30, 2020
As part of our pledge to help organisations fighting the coronavirus crisis, we are delighted to be supporting Do IT’s volunteering platform with our digital identity technology. Do IT is the UK's digital home for volunteering, matching people with good causes for 20 years. They are currently supporting the government's drive for volunteers during the [...]
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The Fifth EU Money Laundering Directive is arriving in the UK – here are a few things you need to know.
January 14, 2020
The Government’s amendments to the Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Regulations (MLR) are coming into force. This is the result of the transposition of the EU’s Fifth Money Laundering Directive, as well as a set of standards set by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). These amendments extend the obligations to meet the MLR requirements [...]
Yoti and native are tackling the touts with digital ID and great music
January 10, 2020

For those of you who are tired of touts beating you to the best shows and pushing up the prices of resale tickets, our latest partnership will be like music to your ears. We’ve partnered with native to deliver a nationwide tour featuring the drum and bass duo Sigma. We’ll be showcasing our revolutionary ticketing […]

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Meet the Guardians: Seyi Akiwowo
December 16, 2019
We’re over the moon to present our latest member of the Guardian Council - Seyi Akiwowo.    The Guardian Council The Guardian Council is our independent board of trustees and advisors. They have no financial stake in the company but are wholeheartedly invested in protecting the people we seek to serve. They bring expertise from [...]
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Our approach to security and privacy
December 13, 2019
Just as the right to identity is a fundamental human right, privacy is too. We created Yoti to give everybody a secure, privacy-friendly way of proving their identity, online and in person. Privacy and security, therefore, aren’t just our priority but our raison d’etre. Our free Yoti app is built with privacy and security at [...]
Compliance at Yoti and why it matters to you
November 29, 2019

Updated 29th November 2019 to reflect change of SOC 2 classification from SOC 2 Type 1 to SOC 2 Type II. We do things differently to most tech companies. We’re proud of the fact that we always put compliance and our community first and we like to shout about it. The way we handle security […]