Weizmann institute utilize RSA SecurID one-time password technologies in order to provide secure authentication mechanism when accessing resources from remote.

The SecurID OTP (one-time password) is a time-based password mechanism that, in sync with our servers, provides temporary password. The OTP can be used only once and in a small time frame (one minute).

The following instructions applies to both physical SecurID devices and Smartphone application based SecurID.

  1. Open a web browser and navigate to: https://svpn.weizmann.ac.il
  2. In the User name field, fill in your user ID.
  3. In the Password field, fill in the numbers displayed on your SecurID:

    • For physical SecurID device: Enter the numbers displayed and click on “sign in”.
    • For smartphone SecurID application: open your “RSA SecurID” application and click on the arrow ( >) next to the black text field. At the browser, type the numbers displayed on the screen.
  4. Confirm that you wish to continue and set new PIN. Type “y” and then “Submit”.

  5. Choose new PIN, the PIN should contain at least 4 digits. For maximum security it is advised to set up to 8 digits. Click “Submit” to finish the process.

  6. A confirmation message (“new PIN accepted”) should appear approving the successful PIN set. In any case of a problem, please call our HelpDesk at 08-934-4444