Stuff & Things: 2FA

“Stuff & Things” is where Firelight gives you the fastest possible explanation of various nerdy words and acronyms. Enjoy!

2FA = Two-factor authentication

umbrella@2xTwo factor authentication is a way of logging into a web-based service using an external method of proving that you really are the correct user. The first factor is your password; the second can be anything from a code texted to your cell phone to a picture used as a visual password.

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