[Dshield] ID theft ring hits 50 banks, firm says

Mark Tombaugh mtombaugh at alliedcc.com
Tue Aug 9 15:06:34 GMT 2005


On Tue, 2005-08-09 at 15:45 +0200, Tony Earnshaw wrote:

> about all Dutch (read "The Netherlands") banks (mine's ING Bank, 
> don't use passwords, they use a machine-based (I get a credit-card sized
> but thicker "calculator", at no cost to me) one-time challenge/response
> protocol over https for admission to Internet users' accounts and a
> separate challenge/response, once "inside" that account, for any
> transaction attempted.

Very curious, what product are they using? I have seen some fairly
amazingly priced similar solutions (eg
http://www.securecomputing.com/index.cfm?skey=1131 at around 10-15 USD
per user) and am considering implementing something similar, just not
sure which products are excelling in the real world. 

Thanks,
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