PhoneticOperator awarded RSA SecurID ready certification. (Happenings).
Phonetic Systems has announced it has joined the RSA Secured
Partner Program. Phonetic Systems is a developer of large-scale,
voice-enabled directories which allow the creation of business
applications including directory assistance, auto-attendant, call
routing, paging, self-service password reset and security systems for
the enterprise and carrier markets. RSA Security has certified that
Phonetic Systems' PhoneticOperator is compatible with RSA SecurID
authentication technology, which uses a unique, two-factor user
authentication to provide a significantly higher level of security than
traditional password-based systems. The combination of PhoneticOperator
and RSA SecurID authentication allows secure authorized access to
sensitive data over the telephone without a live operator.
PhoneticOperator provides the telephony application and RSA SecurID
technology provides the security mechanism. Combining the two
technologies will help enable enterprises to offer automated, secure
access to telephony privileges su ch as long-distance, directory
assistance, self-service password reset applications and stock quotes.