[TriLUG] OT: RSA Securid - how does it work?
flanagannc at gmail.com
Sun Mar 9 20:02:25 EDT 2008
Ron Joffe wrote:
> On Sunday 09 March 2008 16:48, Kevin Flanagan wrote:
>> They did, but there aren't any tokens out there that were put out before
>> 2000, it's not relevant for what they do.
We broke one of the new style black tokens apart, it's a resin blob,
there's a few chips and a battery, but you can't really get to it to do
> We had an early version of the token (it was a thick credit card sized device)
> back in '95. You couldn't place it in your wallet since the display would
> break with too much pressure. We were replacing the cards on a monthly basis
> do to failures at that time.
> I do not recall if those had an expiration date or not. Some one at the office
> did take one apart that had succumbed to a drop or something similar, and as
> I recall internally was only one chip, and a few analog components.
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