November 8, 2008 in Mac OSX (F)
[prMac.com] Chisinau, Moldova - Tesline-Service SRL, is a small software company specializing in PC security solutions today announced that it's Rohos Logon Key Mac OS X version - authentication solution for Mac OS(R) X Tiger and Mac OS(R) X Leopard now supports YubiKey.
The solution provides a hardware-based authentication, thus:
* Access your Mac with YubiKey
* The Mac is protected but you don't need to enter your password manually each time you unlock your Mac;
* Automatically lock your Mac screen when YubiKey is unplugged;
* Unlocking your Mac with YubiKey is fully automatic and fast!
"Tesline-Service continuing its tradition of providing with the best solution to protect Mac is pleased to offer Rohos Logon Key v.1.4 with YubiKey support. Using it as a security token for Mac Rohos Logon Key has enhanced security to suit the needs of its customers" said Alexander Silonosov, General Manager, Tesline-Service. "Rohos Logon Key provides end users with an easy-to-use solution that combines true mobility with the most robust security."
"It works seamlessly with any hardware and operating system combination supporting USB keyboards such as Windows, Mac OS, Linux and others." says Stina Ehrensvard, Yubico CEO & Founder. "The Key generates and sends unique time-variant authentication codes by emulating keystrokes through the standard keyboard interface. The computer to which the Key is attached receives this authentication code character by character just as if it were being typed in from the keyboard - yet it's all performed automatically."
About Rohos Logon Key
The program enables users to access Mac in an easy, fast and secure way using USB key. Our software is designed to be both powerful and easy to use. Using USB flash drive/token as a regular key to your Mac requires a special design for software functions. Your Mac information is well protected with Rohos Access Control software, but it is much easier to work with it.
The Mac Version costs - $29 USD. It's a 15 day trial version.
System requirements: Mac OS X 10.4 or later
We are a growing team of experienced entrepreneurs, Internet security experts and business developers, based in Stockholm and Sunnyvale, California. Founded in 2007 as a spin-off from Swedish RFID-innovator Cypak. The YubiKey - an innovative authentication token providing strong security to unmatched simplicity and low cost.
Tesline-Service S.R.L. (former Teslain ltd.) was founded in 2000 to meet a growing need for IT services in Eastern Europe. In 2003 we started developing a family of Rohos products - Computer Data Security and Access Control software. Our motto is IT security with the Key in hand! Copyright 2000-2008 Tesline-Service S.R.L. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries. All other product and company names herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.