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Symantec Validation and ID Protection Service (VIP)

Protect networks, applications, and data against unauthorized access

Symantec Validation and ID Protection Service is a leading cloud-based strong authentication service that enables enterprises to secure access to networks and applications while preventing access by malicious unauthorized attackers. A unified solution providing both two-factor and risk-based token-less authentication, VIP is based on open standards and can easily integrate into enterprise applications.

Key Features

  • Cloud-based authentication service deploys without requiring hardware or software installation.
  • Wide choice of hardware and software one-time password (OTP) credentials, including free mobile phone credentials
  • One-tap push verification technology included with mobile credential.
  • Leverage device and behavior profiling to deliver strong authentication without requiring hardware or software credentials.
  • Integrates with enterprise infrastructure via RADIUS out-of-the-box or through plug-ins into popular enterprise applications. Find a complete list of third-party integrations.
  • Out-of-box self-service application–including token activation, token synchronization.

Key Benefits

  • Enables compliance: Helps enable compliance by establishing controls over access to sensitive networks, applications, and data
  • Reduces capital costs: Eliminates the expense of building and maintaining in-premise infrastructure
  • Accelerates time-to-security: Speeds deployments by eliminating infrastructure and physical tokens
  • Delivers scalability: Carrier-class availability and reliability accommodates rapid changes in user base

Community Spotlight

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Posted: Apr 17, 2014 11:03:42 AM