HYPR Corp boosts authentication team
01 July 2015 15:44 GMT

Biometric security firm HYPR Corp has appointed industry experts to strengthen its authentication team.

The company has revealed that Dimitri Sirota, who co-founded Layer 7 Technologies, will serve as board advisor. Meanwhile, David Raviv, founder of the NY Information Security Meetup, will act as head of strategic alliances.

"Dimitri and David bring experience and knowledge that is invaluable to the HYPR team as we amplify our core offering of biometric authentication to a diverse array of enterprise customers,” said George Avetisov, CEO, HYPR Corp. “We look forward to building our momentum and expanding our innovation and partnership footprint as a direct result of their expertise and mentorship."

David Raviv, head of strategic alliances, HYPR Corp, said: "I'm excited to join a rising star in the biometric cybersecurity space and be part of an upcoming success story. Working with HYPR Corp. is an opportunity I could not pass on. I bring experience, reach and expertise that will accelerate growth and bring the company across new frontiers of adoption and implementation."

Earlier this month, HYPR Corp revealed that its HYPR Token, a biometric one-time password (OTP) authenticator, has been submitted for the testing and approval of Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) 140-2 Level 3 validation for tamper proofing.

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