Does your company use RSA’s SecurID tokens? It’s a very popular authentication system that uses a hardware or software token to create dynamic authentication codes and has been considered one of the best forms of two factor authentication. Last week, RSA disclosed that their network had been breached and the attackers had stolen data that related to the SecurID technology. What the attackers plan to do with the data is unknown, but RSA warned that it could be used to “reduce the effectiveness” of SecurID implementations.
What steps should you take if your company uses SecurID? This article provides some suggestions: