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two-factor authentication

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So, my Gmail inbox started getting these weird emails...

When a pattern of bizarre messages began piling up in my inbox, I turned to the source for answers: Google.

By February 4, 2016

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One tap and you're logged in: NFC two-factor authentication comes to mobile

You spent all that time setting up two-factor authentication on your laptop and work computer, but what about your mobile? Now, a USB key is offering serious but simple mobile security with a tap.

By January 6, 2016

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How to enable two-factor authentication on popular sites

It may not be the perfect security solution, but two-factor authentication reduces the risks associated with common Web activities -- from searching to social networking to online banking.

By June 16, 2015

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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 June 15, 2015

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The one password-manager setting you never thought to check

The seemingly handy auto-login feature might be causing a problem, especially with sites that utilize two-factor authentication. Fortunately, there's an easy fix.

By January 19, 2016

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Amazon offers stronger protection for your account

Two-factor authentication requires both a password and verification code delivered to your mobile phone.

By November 18, 2015

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How to stay safe online: CNET's security checklist

Safeguard your personal information against the most common Internet perils by taking these security measures.

By January 27, 2016

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CNET's guide to keeping your information private online

Between Facebook, your email and your browsing history, you're putting, and leaving, a lot of your personal information online. Here's how to get a handle on keeping it private.

By January 28, 2016

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Hackers in the outfield: Cardinals probed for allegedly hacking Astros

The St. Louis Cardinals are under scrutiny by the FBI to determine if members of the organization hacked into the internal databases of the Houston Astros. Meanwhile, the hack of password storage site LastPass offers a lesson in two-factor authentication.

By June 16, 2015

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Hackers in the outfield: Cardinals probed for allegedly hacking Astros

The St. Louis Cardinals are under scrutiny by the FBI to determine if members of the organization hacked into the internal databases of the Houston Astros. Meanwhile, the hack of password storage site LastPass offers a lesson in two-factor authentication.

By June 16, 2015