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I recently took the advice of WordPress.com and enabled two factor security for my account. I’d highly advise everyone else to do the same.
There is a general principle in the security community that there are three principle factors that can establish your identity: “something you are”, “something you have”, and “something you know”. 311 more words
Hacking into poorly secured online accounts isn’t all that hard, as a few celebrities found out this week. One of the easiest ways to secure your accounts is by using two-factor authentication so that you have both something you know (your password) and something you have (the second, ever-changing security PIN). 563 more words
Two-factor authentication sounds like some sort of sci-fi capability but it’s easy to understand really, all you need to know is that it’s something you know… 429 more words