Security and privacy

Security audits of 1Password

1Password products have been reviewed by multiple independent security firms.

1Password is periodically assessed to make sure it remains a secure way for you to share all your secrets. These unaltered reports provide insight into how independent auditors view the security of our products. 1Password doesn’t include personal views on the reports, or make any assurances about responses to issues. If you have a concern, contact the 1Password Security team.

Penetration tests

1Password regularly requests auditors to perform penetration tests on its products and services.

Recurity Labs1Password CLIDecember 2022Report
Recurity Labs1Password SCIM BridgeDecember 2022Report
Recurity Labs1Password Events Reporting APIDecember 2022Report
Secfault Security1Password 8 for MacNovember 2022Report
Cure531Password 8 for iOS and AndroidOctober 2022Report
Secfault Security1Password Unlock with SSOSeptember, November 2022Report
Recurity Labs1Password 8 for WindowsAugust 2022Report
Recurity LabsService accounts with 1Password CLIJuly 2022Report
Secfault Security1Password in the browserJune 2022Report
Recurity LabsWeb-based componentsApril, May 2022Report
Secfault SecurityUniversal Autofill in 1Password 8 for MacApril 2022Report
Cure531Password 7 for iOS and AndroidMarch 2022Report
Secfault SecurityDeveloper toolsMarch 2022Report
Cure531Password 8 for Mac, Windows and LinuxDecember 2021Report
Cure53Web-based componentsOctober 2021Report
Cure53AutomationsJune 2021Report
Cure53Web-based componentsOctober 2020Report


1Password is SOC 2 type 2 certified. SOC, or Service Organization Control, is an independent auditing process that makes sure that 1Password securely manages data to protect customers’ interests and privacy. Request a copy of the SOC 2 report.

Learn more about SOC 2 certification of 1Password.


Bugcrowd, Inc. is engaged in an ongoing, private bug bounty program targeting the 1Password service and web-application. Testers are provided with details of the API.

This program is currently open to the public and has received submissions from 387 unique researchers. These issues ranged in scope and severity, with nine high priority issues being discovered during this time frame. Despite the presence of these high priority findings no user secrets were at risk. Additionally, as of January 1, 2020, all the high priority submissions from this program were confirmed to be resolved.

None of the identified issues resulted in a loss of confidentiality, integrity, or availability.

Full details are available in the Bugcrowd security review  


Independent Security Evaluators (ISE) was engaged to perform a penetration test and code review of the 1Password system. The assessment was performed during April and June, 2020.

Full details are available in the ISE security assessment report  


Onica was engaged to perform an assessment and audit of existing 1Password security architecture, infrastructure configurations, tools, and practices.

The review of the current AWS environments showed evidence that the AgileBits teams have undertaken significant research and gained a solid understanding of best practices from a platform level. The fundamentals of security best practices are being executed in the implementation.

Full details are available in the Onica security audit report  


AppSec Consulting was contracted to perform a penetration test and code review of the 1Password application. The assessment was performed during July, 2018.

The security controls observed in the 1Password application were found to be substantial and unusually impressive.

Full details are available in the AppSec security review  


nVisium LLC was employed to perform a security assessment of the 1Password infrastructure. The assessment was performed during October and November, 2015.

It is nVisium's estimation that the current overall risk to AgileBits through the Cloud Infrastructure is low.

Full details are available in the nVisium security review  


CloudNative, Inc. was employed to analyze 1Password and provide best-practices guidance. The assessment was performed during September and October, 2015, prior to the public beta period.

Full details are available in the CloudNative security review  

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