Advanced Photon Source

An Office of Science National User Facility

APS Crypto Card

For improved Cyber security we implemented two-factor authentication using CryptoCard for external vpn and ssh access. Each user that has external vpn or ssh access permissions is assigned a CryptoCard for this authentication.

Please review the Crypto FAQ document which may address some of your initial questions/concerns.

If you have further questions/concerns or would like to be granted VPN or SSH access, please submit a Help Desk Request