Security Key by Yubico

The Security Key by Yubico provides the FIDO2 application as well as the U2F application, allowing for greater flexibility.


The Security Key by Yubico uses a USB 2.0 interface. All applications are available over this interface.



The U2F application can hold an unlimited number of U2F credentials and is FIDO certified.


The FIDO2 application allows for secure 1FA and 2FA authentication and can store credentials, allowing for username-less login. Up to 25 resident credentials can be stored, with up to 3 of the credentials being RSA. The credentials on this application can be PIN protected for extra security. 

To find out if an application is compatible with the Security Key by Yubico, browse to the Works With YubiKey Catalog, and in YubiKey drop-down, select Security Key by Yubico to only display services that are compatible with it.

Physical Specifications

Form Factor

Connector: USB-A
Dimensions: 18mm x 45mm x 3.3mm
Weight: 3g


Operational range: 0 °C to 40 °C (32 °F to 104 °F)
Storage range: -20 °C to 85 °C (-4 °F to 185 °F)

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