MultiFactor SecureAuth® Facilitates a Secure Migration from
Cisco IPSec to Cisco SSL VPN Remote Access
on: May 19, 2008, 1:27 pm
Release Author: Multifactor
Release Summary: Secure migration into Cisco’s IPSec VPN
provides secure 2-factor authentication and web application security
for Cisco SSL VPN Remote Access
Release Body: IRVINE, CA—May 15, 2008—MultiFactor
Corporation, an innovator in 2-factor authentication,
web application security and SSL VPN Authentication solutions
today announced the availability of SecureAuth for Cisco IPSec
VPN, providing a true bilateral authentication with support for
secure migration from Cisco IPSec to Cisco SSL VPN remote access.
SecureAuth’s unique technology generates certificates for
the client without the enterprise having to deploy any certificate
SecureAuth, a Cisco certified
security offering, works with Cisco’s IPSec Client
regardless of how the IPSec connection is terminated; by a Cisco
router, firewall or a dedicated Cisco
VPN appliance. This allows an efficient low cost method to deploy
the strongest 2-factor authentication solution to every user on
the network, including non-corporate owned clients. In addition
to providing a much higher level of security than previously possible,
SecureAuth will automatically provision the IPSec
client for certificate authentication, making deployment easy
on both the network administrator and the end-user.
of the vexing issues facing enterprises today – is how to
realize the administrative cost savings and increase user functionality
of Cisco’s ASA SSL VPN offering,”
said Mark Lambiase, Director of Network products at MultiFactor.
“Enterprises have been searching for a methodology to migrate
from traditional IPSec VPNs to the nimbler and more-user friendly
SSL VPN solutions. The SecureAuth authentication system provides
a secure, deployable and user and enterprise friendly solution,"
is deployable for both Cisco SSL VPN Remote Access &
IPSec VPN, “software as a service”
(Saas) and web applications. For more information http://www.multifa.com.
Corporation is pioneering the delivery of the strongest,
proven 2-factor authentication, web application security, IPSec and SSL VPN Authentication methodologies in an
easy-to-deploy, low-maintenance product called SecureAuthT.
This tokenless, browser-based authentication solution generates
and validates client- and server- side certificates without PKI.
SecureAuth represents the evolution of a technology
that, for more than two decades, has remained the de facto standard
for identity and access management technology. More secure than
hardware or software tokens, SecureAuth is inexpensive
to acquire, deploy and manage. MultiFactor Corporation's
innovation and its development of real-world security solutions
draws from a diversified team of cryptographers, network and Web
application specialists and certified security engineers.
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