AllClear ID was founded 2004 and is based in Austin, Texas. For long AllClear ID was a leading data breach response services provider to leading large US companies, but is now 100% focused on its digital identity services business In 2016, AllClear ID acquired Oslo-based Encap Security. Encap was founded in 2006 and pioneered App-based, high security authentication for Nordic banks and payment companies. Encap Secure Customer Authentication (SCA) has been in use since 2008 and has over the years evolved through multiple product generations and won several industry awards. Today Encap SCA powers millions of high-value customer transactions daily, and is leading the market for mobile-first digital identity and security products.