NFL Team Using USB Dongle To Protect Data

With everything moving to a digital world, you need a way to protect documents and systems from unauthorized access. The Chicago Bears are doing just that. They chose the Aladdin eToken authentication key to protect its highly sensitive electronic play books, player contracts and scouting information. The Bears are the first NFL team to use this type of authentication technology as a strong defense against unauthorized access to proprietary information. This is basically the same type of USB “dongle” software manufactures like AVID include with their systems to thwart piracy.


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