On October 19, Aladdin Knowledge Systems ( Nasdaq: ALDN ), a global leader in the field of Internet content and software security, announced with Packard Bell NEC International ( Nasdaq: NIPNY ), the leading brand of consumer PCs in Europe, an agreement to bundle approximately 50,000 eTokens on Packard Bell PCs. The eTokens, or Internet keys, will come in different colors so that all family members can have a unique color code. Retail shops in Belgium expect to have eTokenized PCs on their shelves by November.
user security by adding encryption, password storage, private keys, and digital certificates. eToken functionality enables companies and consumers to secure their desktops and eliminate costly security deployment initiatives. Aside from protecting against internet ecommerce, etokens improve the sharing of information safely between family members sharing the same PC, protecting the confidential information of each person. eTokenized PCs are among the first Ecommerce Desktops to hit the streets, and will