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Rohos Logon Key 3.0 with OATH support

Let us present you a new version of  Rohos Logon Key program – Rohos Logon Key 3.0 with OATH support. Now you can use popular Google Authenticator and Yubikey H-OTP for 2-factor Windows login.

Rohos Logon Key  will prevent your computer from illegal intrusion into the personal data stored in your PC. Log in to your Windows with the help of 2-factor authentication by using various tokens and electronic keys. Believe it or not, the program changes an ordinary USB flash drive into powerful, two factor tool protecting your computer and notebook.

What’s new to discover?

  1. Google Authenticator support one time passwords (OTP) generator from Google.
  2. YubiKey HOTP support for Windows login
    Both of these tokens can be configured for 2-factor login: Something you have (Phone or Yubikey) and something you know (Windows password)
  3. New settings and bugs fixed for wireless key – Wireless PC Lock based on RFID technology.
  4. New settings features have been added for Easyident FS- 2044 wireless reader equipped with elegant tags in the shape of EM 4100 watches.
  5. Auto Logoff Timer
  6. Writes Log for all authentication eventsinto txt file
  7. Yubikey settings update added the list of configured yubikeys with possibility to remove certain key and import/export settings. PIN code feature has been disabled.

A more detailed overview:

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Windows 8, Yubikey and 2-factor authentication renewal

We updated Rohos Logon Key 2.9 with a few new options including Windows 8 support.

Rohos Logon Key allows to access Windows computer or Remote Desktop session by using a USB Key and optional password. With this release we allows all of the customers update for free before we switch to version 3.

What’s new list:

  • Windows 8 support
  • Yubikey Options dialog box now allows to edit and export registered Yubikey List.
  • New 2-factor authentication possibility – Require user to type Windows password along with a USB Key. Forcing string 2-factor authentication for Windows login.
  • Updated “Wireless PC Lock” tags support.
  • New feature – Write all authentication events to log file.

Download Now (Release date 14/11/2012)

Windows 8 Support

Now Rohos Logon Key authentication tile look like this.

USB Key based login into Windows

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Rohos Logon Key for Mac v.2.3. No worries about your Mac’s security.

Should you be worried about your Mac’s security? Yes, unless your machine has reliable security software that would protect your precious Mac from prying eyes and yet add login convenience. Do you use a piece of security software, or do you think it’s unnecessary caution?

Rohos Logon Key for Mac is two-factor authentication solution that allows secure Mac login, keychain access and desktop unlock with a USB key.

Thanks to  useful and plenty of users’ feedback Rohos Logon Key for Mac has undergone some improvements. Today we publish version 2.3.

Download and install over Rohos Logon Key for Mac v.2.3

What’s new:

  • Improved Spanish localization
  • Now Rohos Logon does not automatically unlock System Keychain. It just fills in user name, password then user needs to click OK to confirm the privileged operation.
  • Rohos Logon Icon in the status bar is hidden by default.
  • Fixed Yubikey support that leads to system hang in some cases.

UmiKey – OTP authentication to the Web and Windows

This time we would like to present another innovative One-Time-Password token -  UmiKey.  This is a small Key-like USB device that doesn’t need any driver on the client. With this token you can sign-in securely into practically any software or hardware system where you have USB Port. When you need to log in you just connect it and press a small button on it to generate One-Time-Password string into any text field (login form).

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Rohos Logon Key for Mac 1.7: Touchatag logon

(updated on 20 April, 09)

We would like to publish Rohos Logon Key for Mac v.1.7. beta.

What’s new:

  1. Supports Yubikey OTP validation on the Yubico’s server.
  2. Added new USB Key type: Touchatag RFID reader + tags.
  3. Fixed security bug with YubiKey static authentication, in some cases it was possible to unlock Mac by entering YubiKey ID. The bug affects only screen saver unlock window.
  4. Fixed PIN code dialog, now it can be closed by the user in case of PIN/YubiKey authentication failure.
  5. Improved PIN code function, now after 3 wrong attempts to enter PIN the USB Key will be blocked. It means it will not be possible to use it as a logon key. To unblock the USB key, open Rohos application and change PIN code (only the blocked USB Key should be connected).
  6. Improved compatibility with Mac OS X Tiger (10.4.*)

Download v.1.7 beta.

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Using YubiKey token to log in into Remote Desktop

Hey All,

We would like to announce new release of Rohos Logon Key with YubiKey token support.

Key features:

  1. Doesn’t require to install anything on client computers
  2. Support cross Remote Desktop connections. (RDC via RDC)
  3. Cross platform: Connect to Windows Remote Desktop from Mac or Linux also
  4. Works with Windows Active Directory configurations
  5. Support password update/renewal policies
  6. Allows to quickly Add or disable certain YubiKey tokens for access
  7. Works in Windows 2003/2008 Terminal Servers

What’s new for YubiKey security:

  • Support for remote OTP verification and local OTP decryption
  • Yubikey setup dialog where you can Enter Yubico authentication web site or AES key for OTP decryption

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