® Traveler relies on the Domino
® infrastructure (HTTP and Admin Client) to authenticate the user. The authentication credentials can be one of the user's allowed Domino
name formats, along with the user's HTTP password, or it can be something defined with the Directory Assistance database. All devices use HTTP Basic Authentication, so HTTPS is recommended for security reasons unless using a VPN or a secured network.
Account information and passwords
Account information is stored in the operating system registry.
The account password is encrypted using AES 256-bit encryption before being stored on the device.
The IBM Notes
ID password used for reading Domino
encrypted mail is cached for the duration specified by the device lockout timeout and is encrypted using the AES 256-bit encryption.
Data is stored in the operating system registry and persistent storage. The devices do not support encryption of this storage.
Encryption of the storage card is supported.
encrypted mail is stored using AES 256-bit encryption on the device using a key based on the IBM Notes
Traveler password. When the user views an encrypted mail, the IBM Notes
ID password is used to decrypt the data and store it in volatile memory solely for viewing.
Parent topic: Device security