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Authentication

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Tumblr boosts security with two-factor authentication

In an effort to deter hackers, the blogging platform introduces added security that requires users to log-in with both a password and cell phone code.

By Mar. 24, 2014

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Multifactor authentication extended to all Office 365 users

All users will now have the option of using a second layer of log-in verification to reduce vulnerability to online identity theft.

By Feb. 10, 2014

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Two-factor authentication: What you need to know (FAQ)

Twitter just got it. Apple recently got it, too. Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and Amazon have had it for a while. But why's two-factor authentication important, and will it keep you safe?

By May. 23, 2013

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Google eyes password-free authentication in Chrome OS

If a Chromebook is near trusted hardware like a phone or watch, an app could wake up the machine. Easier screen unlocking could encourage people to lock them in the first place.

By Dec. 10, 2013

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WordPress folds in Google+ for authentication, comments

Google's social-network technology is grafted onto the self-publishing system, adding new sharing options and and giving WordPress posts prominence in search results.

By Sep. 10, 2013

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Text input management may affect authentication

If passwords are not being accepted at some prompts in OS X, a text manager program or similar service may be interfering.

By Jul. 2, 2013

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Using NFC, IBM brings dual-factor authentication to mobile

Dual-factor authentication can work by combining smartphones and PCs, but that approach needs to be updated for the mobile era. An new IBM technique combines near-field communications and smartphones.

By Oct. 18, 2013

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How to enable Twitter's two-factor authentication

Twitter finally launched two-factor authentication to help you keep your account secure. Here's what you need to know to set it up.

By May. 22, 2013

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How to use Google Voice with two-step authentication

There's one important detail you have to know should you want to use your Google Voice number with a two-step authentication service.

By May. 23, 2013

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Twitter fights hacking with two-factor authentication

Enough is enough for the global network of fast-moving 140-character missives. Twitter now hopes to protect member accounts with a more sophisticated log-in system.

By May. 22, 2013