This creates a unique Passwortstring which is communicated through a private channel via USB to the SafeStick hardware controller. This Passwortstring is on the SafeStick again with a hash value “stamped”. The password twice marked in this way is used to generate the key with a random number generator on the hardware (the USB stick), which encrypts all data stored by the user with 256-bit AES. Prudential has similar goals. The hardware is completely epoxy hardened. This technique guarantees that SafeStick really complies with high security, which had claimed the U.S. manufacturer of the affected USB sticks for only. According to the maker, so far not affected sticks in Europe were sold. In Germany, companies and Government agencies SafeStick take advantage of the secure storage of sensitive data on a USB stick.
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