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two-factor authentication

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How to move Google Authenticator to a new device

Using two-step verification is a smart way to help protect your data on Google. Follow these steps to move the app to your new mobile device.

By February 19, 2015

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Two-step authentication made easy with Authy

Stop with the excuse that two-step authentication is too much work. Use Authy and thank yourself later.

By May 2, 2014

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Heartbleed attack used to skip past multifactor authentication

In one of the earliest instances of a Heartbleed attack breaking through a private corporate network, security firm Mandiant reports that a client's virtual private network session was successfully hacked.

By April 18, 2014

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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 March 24, 2014

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BlackBerry to bring new, secure tools and services to iOS and Android

BlackBerry's BES 12 brings secure group collaboration and two-factor authentication to BlackBerry, iOS and Android devices.

By November 13, 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 February 10, 2014

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Major UK banks NatWest and RBS to use iPhone Touch ID fingerprint scanner

Customers will have their finances at their fingertips if they have an Apple device.

By February 18, 2015

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Apple beefs up log-in security for iMessage, FaceTime

The communications services get two-step verification, aimed at preventing unauthorized access to accounts, even if the username and password are entered.

By February 12, 2015

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Obama signs information-sharing order as privacy question looms

At a cybersecurity summit held on the Stanford University campus, President Obama outlines a plan for companies and the US government to share information and fend off cyberattacks.

By February 13, 2015

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How to avoid getting hacked when shopping online

The hectic shopping season isn't just about finding perfect gifts. It's also prime time for identity thieves to snag your info. Here's five tips from security experts on staying safe online.

By December 16, 2014