macOS High Sierra support in Rohos Logon Key

We have updated Rohos Logon Key for Mac to support macOS 10.13 High Sierra. Also we would like to announce soon support for U2F security keys for Mac login.

What’s new:

  • Added support for macOS 10.13 High Sierra
  • Fixed Rohos Logon Key.app sub folders permissions conflict.

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Rohos Logon Key for Mac OS Sierra

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Today we would like to announce Rohos Logon Key 3.3 for Mac OS X 10.12 Sierra.  By default after updating Mac OS X to Sierra it will disable Rohos Logon Key and you need to reinstall it and restart your Mac. After a month of support ticketing with Apple Inc. devs we has been figured out the update issue.

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Installing Rohos Logon in Mac OS 10.11 (El Capitan)

Dear users, today we have updated Rohos Logon Key for Mac installation package to support Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan. By default after updating Mac OS X to El Capitan it will disable Rohos Logon Key and you need to reinstall it.

Rohos Logon Key allows to easily log on, unlock or authenticate KeyChain to Mac without the need to memorize password. You can protect access to your Mac, system preferences security and other authorization requests with a broad range of security tokens like USB flash drive, Smartphone or Yubikey. Find more>

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Quick Mac screen lock with Rohos Logon v 3.2

Rohos Logon Key v3.2 for Mac OS X 10.10 introduces new way to quickly lock your Mac when you step away.

New release available as free update for registered users
Or you can Try it for 15 days for free now >>>

All new Rohos Logon for Mac

We are glad to present Rohos Logon Key v.3 (for Mac OS X) with multiple
authentication methods support. Now it is possible to setup USB drive or
any smartphone as a key for your Mac and use all of them at any time.

Rohos Logon Key allows to use USB stick, any mobile phone or Yubikey to login and unlock Mac without using password.
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How to setup a key for each user on MAC OS X 10.9. Step-by-step manual.

To use a hardware key instead of a password for each user do the following:

  • Install Rohos Logon Key application on your MAC:

 

    1. Download the application from http://www.rohos.com/download/ page;

    2. Unzip the archive;
    3. Use Uninstall application to delete the old version of Rohos Logon Key application from your computer;
    4. Launch RohosLogon v3.0 beta;
    5. After wizard finishes his work, You will have Rohos icon in the launchpad:

      Launch the application and setup the key for current user.

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Logon Key v.2.4 for Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion)

Updated: December 2012

Dear users and customers, we would like to publish Rohos Logon Key 2.4 polished release for Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) and 10.7.4. At least Apple Inc. did fixed  SFAuthorizationPluginView API for loginwindow and we could enjoy now the seamless integration of 3rd party authentication solutions into Mac OS X login screen.

After a short tests we decided to publish this release despite a few issues found. ZIP file also contains Rohos Logon Key for Mac OS X 10.5 -6

Rohos Logon Key for Mac – Turns any USB drive into a security key for your Mac. It allows secure Mac login, keychain access and desktop unlock with a USB key.

Known Issues for 10.7.4 and 10.8:

  • When unlocking system keychain – it may not work if you enter your password and click “OK” button – please hit Enter on the keyboard instead. Sorry for inconvenience.
  • 2-factor authentication issue with “FileVault Encryption”.
    If you are using FileVault then you need to type your Mac password during Mac startup and then connect USB Key in order to login into user account.

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Rohos Logon Key v. 2.9 improvements for Windows 7

Dear users and customers, we are happy to announce a few improvements in Rohos Logon Key. New features affects “Allow login only by USB Key” feature specially when using Rohos Logon in corporate network or Windows Remote Desktop services.

What’s new:

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Rohos Logon Key v. 2.4 handle Lion OS X . A new level of security

We are really happy to announce a beta version of Rohos Logon Key for MAC OS X Lion. Despite Apple Inc, promised to fix the issue with Authentication plugin 4 months ago, and they didnt until now. We decided to release this beta now.

Known issues:

  • We was not able to support new Lion login screen with user icons
  • Rohos replaces login screen with a generic-style – “Please Enter User name and password” (see on the screenshot)
  • Restart/Sleep buttons doesnt work for a while on the login screen

Rohos Logon Key features:

  • Two-factor authentication: PIN code + USB flash drive.
  • Transform any USB flash drive into the key to your MAC.
  • You don’t need to enter your password manually each time you unlock your Mac or system preferences.
  • Easy-to-use and configure.
  • Supports Yubikey, USB Drive,Touchatag, Bluetooth devices for authentication
  • Unlock system keychain by using USB Key.

Rohos Logon Key – Logging into OS X Lion:

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