Secure

Safe, secure, and private

Enterprise-grade security, state-of-the-art encryption, advanced identity management, admin controls, and much more. Everything in Linear is designed to keep your data safe and secure. Because your business is nobody else’s business.


Safe and secure

Keeps your data safe. So you can keep your peace of mind.

Linear is built with best-in-class security practices to keep your work safe and secure at every layer. This includes state-of-the-art encryption, safe and reliable infrastructure partners, and independently verified security controls.

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SOC 2 Type II certification

Linear’s high bar for security standards and policies has been independently verified in a SOC 2 Type II audit.

Audit Logs
Plus Feature

Linear automatically tracks events related to account access, subscriptions, and setting changes including the IP and country of the actor. All audit logs are retained for 90 days.

Admin controls
Plus Feature

Restrict access to system-level privileges.

Reliable and secure infrastructure partners

Linear uses Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and hosts services within its own secure cloud environment.


Identity management

Keep an eye on your work. And keep other eyes out.

Linear offers multiple ways to login as well as options to restrict login methods for added security.

The Linear login screen, with buttons to authenticate with Google, Email, and SAML SSO.

Single sign-on (SSO)

Users can authenticate into Linear using Google SSO or login via email with email codes. Plus plan users can restrict login to only Google SSO.

SAML
Plus Feature

Linear offers SAML for Plus plan users and supports most identity providers (Okta, OneLogin, LastPass, Auth0, Bitum, and others).

Login restrictions
Plus Feature

Non-SAML users can restrict which login methods are allowed in their workspace for added security (Google SSO or email logins).


Privacy

Designed to protect your work

A private team called "Secret team" in the Linear sidebar, with a lock icon.

Data encryption

Linear forces HTTPS on all connections and encrypts data in-transit with TLS 1.2. All data at-rest is secured using AES 256-bit encryption.

Private teams

Create private teams for work that should only be accessed by certain workspace members.


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