Corbado offers Passkeys-as-a-Service

Cross-platform usage

  • Platform detection and management
  • User guidance at new device login
  • Platform-specific alternatives

Backwards compatibility

  • Compatibility detection
  • Familiar login flows

Quick integration

  • No passkey know-how required
  • Product intelligence out-of-the-box
  • No maintenance for infrastructure & code

Recovery services

  • Self-service password resets
  • (Passwordless) fallback options

User transition

  • Passkeys promotion
  • Hybrid authentication
  • Go fully passwordless

UX handling

  • Device & user preference management
  • User communication
  • Customizable design


Cross-platform usage

Platform detection and management

  • Detection of platform and operating system
  • Ensure that users can login from any platform (web, native apps) and operating system (Windows, macOS, iOS, Android, Linux)
  • Knowledge about platform’s passkey-readiness

User guidance at new device login

  • Recommend preferred login on a certain platform
  • Guide to alternatives if passkeys are not available or user does not want to use them on current platform

Platform-specific alternatives

  • Provide support and alternatives on all platforms
  • Provide alternative to passkey sharing via Bluetooth / QR codes
  • Cover edge cases (e.g. old OS versions)


Backwards compatibility

Compatibility detection

  • Detect passkey-readiness, platform authenticators and Conditional-UI-readiness
  • Suggest other user devices that are compatible with passkeys

Familiar login flows

  • Promote passkey login on suitable devices while offering other login options on older devices
  • Focus on providing known authentication flows on all devices while promoting passkeys


Quick integration

No passkey know-how required

  • No need to read through lengthy technical standards and docs
  • No need to work through tutorials and reference implementations (otherwise very time consuming as there is no central starting point)

Product intelligence out-of-the-box

  • Intelligent cross-device and cross-platform flows
  • Pre-built UI components (e.g. with Conditional UI) and user communication

No maintenance for infrastructure & code

  • Corbado sets up and maintains the FIDO server
  • Corbado automatically updates infrastructure and code
  • Reliable, blazing fast email and SMS delivery with spam folder prevention and phone number / email address validation


UX handling

Device & user preference management

  • User-specific device detection and management
  • Detection and storing of preferred authentication method for a device
  • Notification about new devices and login attempts

User communication

  • Pre-defined and tested messages to educate users about what is going to happen
  • Continuously updated user messages to new standard phrasing
  • Avoidance of confusing hardware security key prompts by disabling roaming authenticators

Customizable design

  • Application of corporate identity, e.g. to email templates
  • Flexible adaption of pre-built UI components
  • Integration of Corbado'`s APIs into existing frontend design


User transition

Passkeys promotion

  • Detect devices to determine technical passkey readiness
  • Smoothly ask users to use passkeys

Hybrid authentication

  • Manage device-specific, preferred login methods
  • Hybrid authentication by allowing password and passkey login to be run in parallel

Go fully passwordless

  • Prevent new users to sign-up with passwords
  • Offer to delete passwords from database for existing users


Recovery services

Self-service password resets

  • Re-use of existing password reset flows
  • Provisioning of passwordless login (e.g. passkeys, email magic link, SMS OTP) instead of coming up with a new password

(Passwordless) fallback options

  • Login fallbacks with existing password flow or other passwordless alternatives in case of errors
  • Authentication guranteed in case users have never set a password


Security and privacy built-in.

We protect you and your customer's privacy. Only an ID is required. Biometric information never leaves the device.


Security and privacy built-in.

Support and availability

We guarantee an uptime of 99.9% and provide support in English & German in every plan.

Highest data protection

We guarantee GDPR compliance. No unnecessary data collection.

100% encrypted

Your data is safe with us. All data being in transit and on our servers are encrypted. Backups are performed regularly.

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