At krypt.co we’re building the next generation of mobile-based authentication. Our vision is that authentication should be based on strong cryptography.
Public key cryptography has existed for almost 40 years but it’s barely used to authenticate people. Most people cannot store a long private key in their head nor can they compute digital signatures on the fly. Therefore, we need to store the private key somewhere. It has to be accessible but also kept a secret. At krypt.co we’re tackling this very problem and we believe the smartphone is core to the solution.
Our first product, Kryptonite, is the new home for your SSH private key. Kryptonite provides the best of both worlds: the security of having your private key never leave your phone with the convenience of using git and ssh as you normally do on your computer:
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