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Regular readers will know that we like it when online services announce that they’re going to offer two-factor authentication, also known as 2FA.

Two-factor authentication is also known as two-step security, two-step verification, and other phrases with “two” in them. 460 more words

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LastPass Launches Its Own Two-Factor Tool

If you want to use two-factor authentication but you don’t want to use Google Authenticator, LastPass is giving you another option. “It’ll … work with any app or website that supports Google Authenticator (such as Dropbox or Facebook). 43 more words

Security & Legal Issues

Instagram Rolls Out the Two-Factor

Instagram is rolling out two-factor authentication. Yay! “The tool allows Instagram users to verify a phone number. Then, if anyone tries to log into your account with your email and password, you’ll be texted an authentication code that must also be entered to gain access to your account…”

Tweaks & Updates

Mobile Helix enters formal partnership with iManage and launches two-factor authentication for LINK

Mobile Helix is to enter into a formal partnership with iManage, as the Manhattan-headquartered company also launches two-factor authentication for its mobile app, LINK, which enables lawyers to access their documents, emails, calendar and other web apps from one place. 560 more words

Legal Technology

Australian Government Tells Citizens to Turn Off Two-Factor

The Australian government is telling its citizens to turn off two-factor for the holidays. Apparently this is because of travel, but eww. “The Australian government has repeatedly called for citizens to turn off two-factor authentication (2FA) at its main digital government portal, myGov. 35 more words

Security & Legal Issues

Does Instagram Need Two-Factor?

Does Instagram need two-factor? Probably. (I think anything offering to store private things for us needs two-factor.)

Research & Opinion