Symantec Validation & ID Protection (VIP) Security Token is an online security credential that adds an extra layer of identity protection when you Sign In to participating online banks and merchant sites within the VIP network. VIP Security Tokens are portable devices that can easily be attached to your keychain.
How does a VIP Security Token work?
A VIP Security Token protects your accounts and your identity by requiring a higher level of security when you conduct online transactions. To use a VIP Security Token, press the button on the token to generate a six-digit security code that is unique to your credential. Then, Sign In to participating online banks and merchant sites with your user name, password, and the unique security code.
How do I use a VIP Security Token?
|Click Get VIP Credential on the right side of this page, and then select your VIP Security Token. Follow the prompts to obtain a VIP Security Token.|
|Register your VIP Security Token at each VIP Participating Organization where you conduct online business. A VIP Participating Organization is a bank or an online merchant that belongs to the VIP network. Participating organization display the Symantec Validation & ID Protection logo.|
|Each time you access a VIP Participating Organization, press the button on your VIP Security Token to generate a security code. Sign In with your user name, password, and the six-digit VIP security code. The VIP Participating Organization verifies that the security code came from your VIP Security Token, and enables you to access their site.|