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Jumio Authentication Wins Silver in 2019 Golden Bridge Awards®

Jumio Authentication Wins Silver in 2019 Golden Bridge Awards®

First-to-market video selfie authentication solution honored for unlocking digital identities in seconds

Palo Alto, Calif. October 1, 2019Jumio, the leading provider of end-to-end identity verification and authentication solutions, today announced its Jumio Authentication solution was named a Silver Winner of the 2019 Golden Bridge Awards in the Authentication category. Jumio Authentication, the first-to-market video selfie authentication solution, was honored for its ability to prevent account takeover and fraud by leveraging facial biometrics.

Jumio is the leader in AI-powered digital identity verification, completing more than 300,000 ID verifications daily and over 200 million verifications to date. Jumio uses a unique hybrid approach of augmented intelligence, AI, machine learning, face-based biometrics, certified liveness detection, computer vision technologies and human review to thwart fraud, simplify compliance and determine if users are who they claim to be. Launched in February 2019, Jumio Authentication leverages a 3D face map to verify a user’s digital identity for online transactions in seconds, replacing passwords on any device. Jumio Authentication is the first to leverage biometrics for initial identity proofing and ongoing user authentication, protecting businesses from fraudsters while providing users an online experience that is fast, secure, accurate and easy to use.

The annual Golden Bridge Awards program encompasses the world’s best in organizational performance, innovations, products and services, executives and management teams, women in business and the professions, innovations, best deployments, product management, public relations, marketing, corporate communications, international business, and customer satisfaction programs from every major industry in the world. More than 160 industry judges scored the nominations to determine the winners.

“Continuous data breaches equip fraudsters with everything they need to perpetrate identity theft and account takeover. We’re honored to provide an alternative to traditional authentication methods that can be easily bypassed or guessed, by leveraging face-based biometric authentication to ensure user data doesn’t fall into the wrong hands,” said Robert Prigge, Jumio president. “Having just launched in Q1 2019, winning the Silver Golden Bridge award against seasoned solutions on the market validates our efforts to ensure users are who they claim to be online, saving enterprises from significant fraud-related loss while making the internet a safer place.”

This recognition adds to an already momentous year for Jumio. This year alone, Jumio has received 17 industry awards for innovation, cybersecurity and company growth, including being named one of Fast Company’s 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World, a 2019 Fortress Cyber Security Award winner for Authentication and Identity,  a Best Place to Work by Business Intelligence Groupthe Fastest Growing Cybersecurity Company in the 2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards and a winner of Business Intelligence Group’s 2019 Artificial Intelligence Excellence Awards.

To learn more about Jumio and its award-winning end-to-end biometric identity verification solutions, visit jumio.com.

About Jumio
When identity matters, trust Jumio. Jumio’s mission is to make the internet a safer place by protecting the ecosystems of businesses through cutting-edge online identity verification and authentication services that quickly and accurately connect a person’s online and real-world identities. Jumio’s end-to-end identity verification solutions fight fraud, maintain compliance and onboard good customers faster.

Leveraging advanced technology including augmented intelligence, AI, biometrics, machine learning, certified 3D liveness detection and human review, Jumio helps organizations meet regulatory compliance including KYC, AML and GDPR and definitively establish the digital identity of their customers. Jumio has verified more than 200 million identities issued by over 200 countries and territories from real-time web and mobile transactions. Jumio’s solutions are used by leading companies in the financial services, sharing economy, digital currency, retail, travel and online gaming sectors. Based in Palo Alto, Jumio operates globally with offices in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific and has been the recipient of numerous awards for innovation. For more information, please visit www.jumio.com.

About the Golden Bridge Awards
Golden Bridge Awards are an annual industry and peers recognition program honoring best companies in every major industry from large to small and new start-ups in North America, Europe, Middle-East, Africa, Asia-Pacific, and Latin-America, Best New Products and Services, Best Innovations, Management and Teams, Women in Business and the Professions, Case Studies, Customer Satisfaction, and PR and Marketing Campaigns from all over the world. Learn more about Golden Bridge Awards at https://goldenbridgeawards.com/

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Alex Mercurio
10Fold Communications
jumio@10fold.com
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