RSA releases authenticator for iPhone
RSA, The Security Division of EMC announced the availability of the RSA SecurID Software Token for iPhone Devices that enables an iPhone to be used as an RSA SecurID authenticator, providing convenient and cost-effective two-factor authentication to enterprise applications and resources. The RSA SecurID
Software Token App is now available on the App Store at no charge. The required RSA SecurID software token seed as well as RSA Authentication Manager - the software that powers the RSA SecurID system - are both
available for purchase worldwide.
By Neil Sutton
The new RSA SecurID Software Token for iPhone is engineered to generate
a one-time password that changes every 60 seconds, enabling secure
access to enterprise applications and resources. The solution
complements the existing range of authentication methods offered by
RSA, giving customers a choice in the way they assure identities to a
system, resource or information based on risk, cost and convenience.
Through a simple download from the App Store, the software token
application can be installed easily on the user’s iPhone. With one tap
the user can enable the App with a unique software token seed provided
by their IT organization, creating a convenient, secure and