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Re: [Gnumed-devel] Yubikey

From: Karsten Hilbert
Subject: Re: [Gnumed-devel] Yubikey
Date: Sun, 1 Aug 2010 21:55:37 +0200
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On Sun, Aug 01, 2010 at 09:18:40PM +0200, Hilbert, Sebastian wrote:

> > > There are a number of security token devices. One is Yubikey.
> > 
> > Exactly what are you trying to solve ?
> > 
> I guess Jim is looking into two step authentication. If the hospital PC grabs 
> your credentials it still cannot be used unless the second step (Yubikey) is 
> available to the attacker.

So that's the second vector of security: possession. Is it ?

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