We support and secure the internet.

Born at MIT in 2015, Enigma's mission is to create products and systems that accelerate the adoption of privacy-first and decentralized technologies. We are builders, researchers, explorers, and pioneers looking to make a real difference.

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Enigma was created
to solve the privacy crisis.

The most difficult problems demand innovative solutions, and some of the most pressing problems we face today involve threats to our data, our privacy, and our security. Enigma's solutions are part of the foundation for a more secure, more sustainable internet - and a better world.

  • 2015

    CEO Guy Zyskind publishes the original Enigma whitepapers while at the MIT Media Lab.

  • 2015

    Our project is first described publicly in WIRED and FastCompany.

  • 2017

    We introduce the concept of secret contracts, smart contracts that solve for privacy in addition to correctness.

  • 2018

    Intel and Enigma announce collaboration focused on privacy-preserving technologies for public blockchains.

  • 2018

    Enigma helps release the first developer testnet for “secret contracts” based on secure hardware (TEEs).

  • 2019

    Development continues towards the launch of Secret Network, an independent blockchain-based network utilizing TEEs to enable secret contracts and Secret Apps.

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    and Sustainability

    Focusing on usability creates meaningful value that is sustainable for the long-term.

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    for Impact

    We prioritize adoption - applications that will make the greatest difference for the most people.

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    Individual Empowerment

    Individuals have a right to their own privacy, their own self-expression, and their own data.

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    and Educate

    We have a responsibility to champion the principles of an open, decentralized web.

Our Values

The Enigma team and Secret Network community believe in creating an open, decentralized internet where users and applications can flourish while remaining secure.

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    Data Sharing

    Share and monetize data while keeping it secure.

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    Allow research over encrypted data, driving innovation.

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    Access Control

    Enable easy, fair access-control for news, predictions, data feeds, and more.

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    Enable new types of decentralized games and improve user experience.

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    Machine learning

    Discover powerful insights while protecting underlying data.

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    Unlock growth by creating secure, open lending ecosystems.

Enigma unlocks new value and supports global growth.

Our solutions can create lasting value for many industries and individuals around the world. Here are just a few examples.