Two Factor Authentication

WhatsApp to Allow Simultaneous Logins for Multiple Accounts
WhatsApp to Allow Simultaneous Logins for Multiple Accounts
October 20, 2023  |  Meta

WhatsApp is introducing a new feature that will allow users to have multiple accounts logged in at the same time, according to an announcement on...

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Data Encryption Proves Critical in Swaying US Consumers Not Yet Interested in Everyday Apps
Data Encryption Proves Critical in Swaying US Consumers Not Yet Interested in Everyday Apps
September 19, 2023  |  Cybersecurity

In an increasingly digital world, a significant share of consumers are relying more and more on single-service apps for their routine financial and shopping needs....

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Europeans’ Need for Secure Everyday Apps Underscores High Value Placed on Data Privacy
Europeans’ Need for Secure Everyday Apps Underscores High Value Placed on Data Privacy
September 13, 2023  |  Mobile Applications

In today’s digital age, making daily life easier and more productive is the order of the day. That desire for convenience has seen consumers around...

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Biometrics and Smartphones Make Life Without Passwords a Reality
Biometrics and Smartphones Make Life Without Passwords a Reality
February 15, 2023  |  Authentication

Thus far into 2023, “passwordless” remains among the buzziest of buzzwords in identity authentication. Nicole Jass, chief product officer at Prove Identity, told PYMNTS that...

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Stemming The SIM-Swapping Tide In Fraud Friendlier Times
Stemming The SIM-Swapping Tide In Fraud Friendlier Times
April 22, 2020  |  Security & Fraud

While being the victim of fraud is never good, there is something to be said for at least being able to identify where exactly one...

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Chinese Hacking Attacks Take Down 2FA
Chinese Hacking Attacks Take Down 2FA
December 24, 2019  |  Safety and Security

In a recent series of attacks, security researchers claim they have found indications that a hacking group linked to the Chinese government has been going...

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Facebook Will Stop Using Phone Numbers For Friend Pushes
Facebook Will Stop Using Phone Numbers For Friend Pushes
December 24, 2019  |  Facebook

In its ongoing attempts to fix its privacy standards, Facebook will no longer use phone numbers to determine who one sees on their “people you...

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Deep Dive: Retailers Prepare To Face SCA’s Downsides
Deep Dive: Retailers Prepare To Face SCA’s Downsides
July 19, 2019  |  Regulation

Stronger authentication is an obvious, albeit costly, defense against the growing number of online banking fraud attempts. European merchants will be forced to comply with...

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Deep Dive: How Account Takeovers Are Affecting The $138B Gaming Industry
Deep Dive: How Account Takeovers Are Affecting The $138B Gaming Industry
June 14, 2019  |  Fraud Prevention

The $138 billion video game market has become a lightning rod for cybercriminals looking to make a quick buck. Game-related crime such as piracy is...

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