000025725 - Questions on the security of offline authentication data in the RSA SecurID Authentication Agent for Microsoft Windows

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Article Number000025725
Applies ToRSA Product Set:  SecurID
RSA Product/Service Type:  RSA SecurID Authentication Agent for Microsoft Windows
Platform:  Microsoft Windows
IssueThis article is to explain the following:
  • The security of offline authentication data in the RSA SecurID Authentication Agent for Microsoft Windows (http://www.emc.com/security/rsa-securid/rsa-authentication-agents/windows.htm);
  • How offline authentication data is encrypted in the RSA SecurID Authentication Agent for Microsoft Windows;
  • The algorithms used to protect offline authentication data in the RSA SecurID Authentication Agent for Microsoft Windows; and
  • The key sizes used to encrypt offline authentication data in the RSA SecurID Authentication Agent for Microsoft Windows.
ResolutionA description of the algorithms used to protect offline authentication data in the RSA SecurID Authentication Agent for Microsoft Windows is described in the attached document.
 
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