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two-factor authorization


How to stay safe online: CNET's security checklist

Do you have good habits? Safeguard your personal information against the most common Internet perils by taking these security measures.

By April 4, 2015


Kim Dotcom threatens to sue Twitter, others over patent

The controversial MegaUpload founder claims he holds the patent for two-factor authentication and all he wants from the tech companies is money for his defense.

By May 23, 2013


What we know about Apple's Touch ID (FAQ)

Apple's iPhone 5S comes with a front-facing biometric reader, the fingerprint sensor Touch ID. Could this be the beginning of the end for the password? Here's what we know so far.

By September 10, 2013


Evernote locks down three new security features

The company's service now includes two-step verification, access history, and authorized application support.

By May 30, 2013


Zeus botnet steals $47M from European bank customers

New variant dubbed "Eurograbber" intercepts bank text messages sent to mobile phones to defeat two-factor authentication process.

By December 5, 2012


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


Use your mobile phone for secure Web sign-ins

Take advantage of two-factor authorization and onetime passwords to sign in to Google and Facebook safely from public PCs or other untrustworthy locations.

By May 29, 2011


Password imperfect

Microsoft is leading by example in its push to ease the security risks posed by passwords.

By December 9, 2004


Roaming laptops protected

An established security firm and a start-up take new approaches to guarding the data on portable and desktop computers.

By October 27, 1997