Many corporations rely on RSA's SecurID as part of its data security solution. Even the U.S. Department of Defense uses EMC's RSA SecurID technology.
In a somewhat frightening development, EMC has revealed that it's been hacked. Those using the RSA authentication technology need not go into a full panic just yet, as EMC doesn't believe that the information stolen creates a full hole.
Art Coviello, Executive Chairman of RSA, wrote in an open letter to customers: