In March, 2011 RSA, the security division within EMC, announced that SecurID has been hacked. In response to the considerations raised by this incident, Symantec announced a promotional offer to help migrate legacy RSA SecurID infrastructures to a secure alternative.
Symantec will compensate everyone that will migrate from RSA SecurID infrastructure to Symantec’s VeriSign Identity Protection (VIP) by offering £3 or €3 Discount for Every SecurID Switched.
Symantec’s VeriSign® Identity Protection (VIP) is a leading cloud-based strong authentication service that enables enterprises to secure online access and transactions to help enable compliance and reduce fraud risk. A fully hosted SaaS solution, Symantec’s VIP offers a cost-effective way to give legitimate users access to business resources, enterprise applications and online websites while thwarting identity thieves and e-fraud cartels.
By using Symantec’s VIP, you can turn smart phones and cloud computing from liabilities into assets for the organization, reducing the cost and complexity of verifying online identities and transactions with strong authentication. Our customers, can take advantage of Symantec’s secure, cloud-based service and save money on infrastructure hardware, tokens, token management, and token support – so IT can afford to address other priorities for their organization.
ADACOM SA is the only authorized Symantec VeriSign Identity Protection reseller for Greece, Cyprus, Israel and the Balkans today. As a VeriSign Affiliate ADACOM introduced in SE Europe, VeriSign Identity Protection strong authentication solution back in 2008. A lot of Financial Institutions, trading companies as well as large Enterprises and Government Organizations are entrusting their safety to ADACOM and VIP.