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dual-factor authentication

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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 October 18, 2013

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Microsoft to add dual-factor sign-on security 'soon': report

The company will follow very closely in Google's footsteps as it adds a more secure authentication process for logging in to devices and services, LiveSide.net reports.

By April 9, 2013

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Microsoft rolling out two-factor authentication

Microsoft is joining the two-factor authentication ranks, adding support for this security mechanism across its products and services accessible via a Microsoft Account.

By April 17, 2013

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Google gets tougher on suspicious Google Apps logins

Don't lose your smartphone: To thwart unauthorized access to Gmail and other services, Google is bringing aspects of dual-factor authentication to those who haven't signed up for it.

By May 14, 2014

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Mozilla adopts plain-vanilla password sign-in for Firefox sync

The open-source browser uses a complicated method to let people sync bookmarks, tabs, and such. Now Mozilla is trying a different approach.

By February 2, 2014

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CNET to the Rescue: Cubicle defense

Today, we rescue you from the indignities of working in a cubicle. Also: How to stream music on an iPhone, how to test your home network for open ports, and much more.

By July 21, 2010

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Five ways to keep your PC free of viruses and Trojans

Malware authors are finding sneaky new ways to separate you from your financial data and other sensitive information.

By March 5, 2010

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Special Report: Troubleshooting Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger)

Special Report: Troubleshooting Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger)

By May 16, 2005

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Troubleshooting Mac OS X 10.3.x: Sparse disk image data loss; Internet Sharing; menu issues; more

Troubleshooting Mac OS X 10.3.x: Sparse disk image data loss; Internet Sharing; menu issues; more

By December 4, 2003