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Authim

Seed and Progress Award 

Seed Round Amount: $30,000


Challenge Award 

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Project Summary

At Authim, we are enabling smartphones as suitable devices for collecting evidence.  This enables everyone to capture high-quality evidence easily and for little cost.​ Evidence is digitally signed so it remains authentic wherever it is stored.  Standard protocols are used for key management.​ Unlike competing Enterprise solutions, this is a low-cost SaaS product that allows departments to own their photos without being locked into a proprietary solution. Our application allows first responders will be able to collect evidence easily using their smartphones, ensures evidence will have high assurance against tampering, at any time, evidence can be proven to come from a specific source, time and location, and small departments can easily use solution and afford it.​ 

    Tech to Protect Challenge - Authim
    Tech to Protect Challenge - Authim
    Authim was one of the top 25 contestants in NIST's Tech to Protect Challenge.The display of products and services are for demonstration purposes only and does not imply an endorsement by NIST.

    Created August 4, 2020, Updated November 30, 2020