Passwordless Alliance Website Terms of Use

1. Overview

These terms of use apply to all members (Service Members, Trust Members, Education Members, and Tech Members) of the Passwordless Alliance (“Alliance”) website. By using this website, you agree to these terms. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use this website.

2. Copyright and Proprietary Rights

This site ( is owned by the Passwordless Alliance and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. All copyrights, trademarks, and other proprietary rights are reserved to the Passwordless Alliance and its licensors.

3. Use of Passwordless Alliance Information

Passwordless Alliance authorizes you to download or copy the information provided that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original materials on any copies. You may not use the information for commercial purposes without explicit permission. If you violate any of these terms, your authorization to use this site automatically terminates, and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials.

4. Links and External Sites

Passwordless Alliance may accept or reject link requests at its sole discretion. Generally, links are permitted if they adhere to the following conditions:

  • Do not frame or alter the appearance of the site.
  • Do not imply that Passwordless Alliance endorses or sponsors your site.
  • Do not use Passwordless Alliance’s trademarks or logos without permission.
  • You are responsible for updating and maintaining any links.
  • Do not mirror the site for commercial use.
  • Use only the titles of Passwordless Alliance’s pages in hyperlinks.
  • Do not present false information about Passwordless Alliance.

Passwordless Alliance is not responsible for the content or use of external sites linked from this site. Accessing external sites is at your own risk.

5. Membership Structure and Enrollment Process

  1. Service Members
    • Eligibility: Individuals or organizations operating online services with responsibility for user protection.
    • Role: Apply Passwordless X1280 software to public online services.
    • Duties: Request passwordless certification review, share advertising revenue.
    • Enrollment Process: All members must first enroll as Service Members by submitting an application form and receiving approval.
    • Service Levels: Service Members are operated under a single tier, but annual fees vary by the economic level of the country where the service is operated (AEs, EMs, LDCs). Please refer to the website for specific fees.
      • S-Basic: Free use of Passwordless X1280 software, access to educational materials, license validity 1-5 years.
      • S-Advance: Includes Basic benefits, revenue sharing, discounts on on/offline training, push notification services.
      • S-Principle: Includes Advance benefits, enhanced push notification services.
  2. Trust Members
    • Eligibility: Recognized associations, government agencies, or organizations that have established international technical standards.
    • Role: Promote passwordless adoption in the region, review and approve online service certification.
    • Duties: Review service applications and issue license keys.
    • Levels:
      • T-Basic: Approve software license key issuance.
      • T-Advance: Includes Basic rights, revenue sharing, discounts on training, participate in online service certification reviews.
      • T-Principle: Includes Advance benefits, participation in Passwordless Alliance Steering.
  3. Education Members
    • Eligibility: Institutions with the facilities and capability to provide software training.
    • Role: Provide training on installing and applying Passwordless X1280 software.
  4. Tech Members
    • Eligibility: Development companies capable of applying Passwordless X1280 software to actual online services and obtaining certification.
    • Role: Install and integrate Passwordless X1280 in online services.
    • Duties: Provide manpower services, participate in the community forum.
    • Levels:
      • Tech-Basic: Register and view Tech member status on the Passwordless Alliance website, possess training certificates or experience in applying Passwordless X1280 and obtaining certification.
      • Tech-Advance: Includes Basic benefits, display company logo as Advance Tech Partner on the website, participate in community forum.
Tech-Principle: Includes Advance benefits, develop educational materials, create manuals, priority in participating in major Passwordless Alliance projects.

6. Member Forum and Membership Transition Process

  1. Purpose: Facilitate knowledge sharing and Q&A among members.
  2. Access: Only approved members can access.
  3. Advance Tech Member Promotion: Tech Members can be promoted based on their contributions to the forum.
  4. Transition Process: Service Members can transition to Tech Members, Education Members, or Trust Members through the inquiry function on the Passwordless website.

7. Limitation of Liability

  1. Information Inaccuracy: Alliance is not liable for any damages caused by inaccurate information provided.
  2. Forum Content Inaccuracy: Alliance is not liable for any damages resulting from inaccurate content posted by members on the forum.

8. Disclaimer of Warranties

The site and its content are provided “as is”. Passwordless Alliance makes no warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property. Passwordless Alliance does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or reliability of the site’s information.

Passwordless Alliance may change the site’s materials at any time without notice. The site’s materials may be outdated, and Passwordless Alliance makes no commitment to update them. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so these exclusions may not apply to you.

9. Governing Law and Jurisdiction

  1. Governing Law: These terms are governed by Swiss law and international law, as the Alliance is established in Geneva, Switzerland.
  2. Jurisdiction: Disputes related to these terms shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Switzerland.

10. Limitation of Liability

In no event will Passwordless Alliance, its suppliers, agents, contractors, or other third parties mentioned on the site be liable for any incidental, consequential, punitive, or multiple damages of any kind (including, without limitation, lost profits, lost data, or business interruption) arising out of the use, inability to use, or the results of use of the site, any websites linked to the site, or the materials or information contained at any or all such sites, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory and whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages.

11. Personal Data & Privacy

All personal data provided to us via this website is subject to our Privacy Policy.

12. General

Passwordless Alliance may revise these terms at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page from time to time to review the current terms because they are binding on you.

These terms of use are effective as of June 2, 2024. Passwordless Alliance strives to ensure safe and convenient online service use. Please contact us if you have any questions.