Security Specialist PassGo releases Defender 5.2, the award-winning Two-Factor authentication product

Pittsburgh (PRWEB) November 4, 2005 — PassGo Technologies, software specialist in the field of identity management and security solutions, has announced the launch of the latest version of its Two-Factor Authentication product, Defender.

Defender was the first strong two-factor authentication product to fully integrate with, and leverage the features of Microsoft’s Active Directory, and today, Defender remains well ahead of it’s competition in the benefits performance and return on investment it delivers.

In today’s world, businesses, customers and employees need to feel confidant that critical digital information is protected, safe and secure at all times. Defender provides the essential security infrastructure required to deliver this confidence, combating the ever increasing threat of identity theft, and helping towards the passing of regulatory compliance audits.

“I am very excited about 5.2, we have really driven Defender forward over the past 12 months,” said David Miles Product Manager with PassGo. “So much has been happening with the product over the course of the last year, what with Defender winning the SC Magazine Best Buy Award, some major new global roll-outs of the product, and many fantastic new features, it has been an amazing year for Defender.”

For enterprises needing highly scalable user authentication, identity theft combating measures, and assistance with compliance issues, access either internally or via VPN, firewalls, or other remote access environments supporting RADIUS®, Defender provides a standards-based, strong two-factor authentication security solution using a range of vendor independent hardware and software tokens.

For more information, including a full list of Defender features visit

About PassGo
PassGo Technologies has an exclusive license from Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC), a world leader in Internet security technology, for Symantec’s Web access control solutions and services. Designed and built to work seamlessly and transparently in complex environments, this comprehensive portfolio of solutions – including authentication, web access management and privilege management, single sign-on, audit and password management – allows customers to confidently exploit the latest technologies to better their competitive advantage. PassGo is an international company with over 1000 customers worldwide, and a long established reputation in the security arena. To learn more about PassGo visit

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