Further, schemes can be set up so the fob never divulges its private keys to anyone, just answers challenges to prove it knows them. The same fob can be used for many purposes. It is designed to destruct rather than divulge its private keys.
flash drives can hold 64+ megabytes of additional information and can be used for securely transferring information from one place to another.
Other sorts of digital id are based on scanning fingerprints or the iris of the eye, but they are obviously much more expensive technology.$12.99
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Think about how this device might work: A high security implementation might works like this:
The advantages include:
A low security implementation might work like this:
The weakness of this system, is if hackers steal the seeds, the whole system is compromised. The other weakness is that every website you use this device on, has to know its secret seed. That increase the odds of the hackers getting access to everything.Specs.
Manufacturers are notoriously close-lipped about just how their devices work. They don’t want you to crack them or be aware of their vulnerabilities to help protect yourself. However, they say they implement OATH standards, so that may contain a clue.
It is too bad that you cannot use this wonderful device on websites other than Amazan AWS, such as your bank.
A similar device could be invented that did not require you to key the generated password. You would insert it into a USB port. It would not even need a clock. Amazon could send a random string to encrypt. However, that hypothetical certificate-based device would need a special browser adaptation.
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