Posts Tagged ‘news’

SecurityNow!

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011

This (YouTube) video link is to a prominent and well-respected podcast on the topic of security, as its name suggests: SecurityNow!

Recently there was a widely publicized RSA security breach and their formal Open Letter describing very little here:

http://www.rsa.com/node.aspx?id=3872

Steve Gibson assesses the above communication piece as well as other news and has an excellent summary on his blog here:

http://steve.grc.com/2011/03/19/reverse-engineering-rsas-statement/

Nerds On Site standardized to the Yubikey (www.yubico.com) as a two-factor authentication device, and we’re obviously pleased to share that Yubico does not suffer from the same single point of weakness as RSA did.

No need to take our word for it, but check out the Yubikey and consider it for your two-factor authentication for punch-in and punch-out processes in environments where appropriate.