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Partnership aims to secure real estate data

Rapattoni teams with RSA Security to provide online data security

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Real estate software provider Rapattoni Corp. has partnered with RSA Security to provide online data security for multiple listing services and real estate associations, the companies announced today. Under the partnership, Rapattoni will incorporate RSA SecurID technology into its Rapattoni Secure Logon program, helping an MLS or association to establish the identity of a person accessing data online. Rapattoni's Secure Logon program provides security for users accessing Internet-based MLS systems. RSA SecurID provides authentication tokens, which are small devices that fit on a keychain and display a six-digit numeric passcode that changes randomly every 60 seconds. Users enter the passcode along with a traditional password to access data online. Because users provide something they know (their password) and something they have (the token's random passcode), the system helps to ensure that data are available only to authorized users. The traditional model of the token displays a ...