More About Two-Factor Authentication…

Recently, there’s been much ado about whether or not SMS text messaging, the most commonly used method of two-factor authentication (2FA), is really secure. To wit: Using Text Messages to Secure your Passwords is a Bad Idea SMS-based 2FA is over SMS 2FA isn’t being banned Which form of…

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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 Two 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…

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