Two-factor authentication is an extra layer of security used when logging into websites or apps. It requires users to enter both a password and a code that is sent to their phone. This makes it more difficult for hackers to access accounts, as they would need both the password and the code.
Stay One Step Ahead of Cyber Threats
- Two-Factor Authentication is an additional layer of security that can be used to protect online accounts.
- When using Two-Factor Authentication, a user will need to provide two pieces of information to log in – typically something they know (like a password) and something they have (like a code sent to their phone).
- Two-Factor Authentication can help reduce the risk of account hijacking and data breaches, as it makes it much harder for attackers to gain access to accounts.
- Not all online services offer Two-Factor Authentication, but it is becoming more common – so be sure to check if it’s an option for any important accounts you have!
"Amateurs hack systems, professionals hack people."
-- Bruce Schneier, a renown computer security professional