The SafeNet iKeyâ?¢ 1000 USB-based two-factor authentication token provides a very cost-effective and easy-to-use control for multiple applications and network services, as in Virtual Private Networks (VPN), and controls Intranet, Extranet, and Internet access. The iKey 1000 series can also be used in Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) environments.
The iKey 1000 token consists of a Microprocessor with a USB controller and memory all within a device small enough to store on your key chain.
The USB controller is USB 1.1/2.0 compliant device that acts similar to a smartcard reader and smartcard. The iKey 1000 also has support within the microprocessor firmware to perform on-board MD5 hashing..