SSH Communications Security

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SSH Communications Security Corp.
Native name
SSH Communications Security Oyj
Public
Traded as Nasdaq HelsinkiSSH1V
Industry Cybersecurity
Founded 1995 (1995)
Founder Tatu Ylönen
Area served
Worldwide
Website www.ssh.com

SSH Communications Security Corp. (Nasdaq HelsinkiSSH1V) is a cybersecurity company focusing on encryption and access control solutions to help its customers meet compliance requirements, improve their security posture, and save on operational costs.

The company particularly focuses on SSH key management. National Institute of Standards and Technology has published guidelines on SSH access management that outline the risks of unmanaged SSH keys.[1] The company's customers include many major financial institutions,[2][3] retailers,[4][5] and technology companies.[6]

The company was founded in 1995 Tatu Ylönen, who is known as the inventor and original developer of the Secure Shell (SSH) protocol and software. He continues to work for the company full-time. The current CEO is Kaisa Olkkonen.[7] The company has been listed on the Nasdaq Nordic since 2000.

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