May 5, 2017

[HDGEM] Potentially any text message-based two-factor authentication might be at risk

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) said that it would deprecate its advice-- albeit, not entirely advise against -- for text message-based authentication, because it wasn't as secure as other forms of two-factor authentication -- such as apps, like Google Authenticator and Authy, which use end-to-end encryption to send two-factor codes.

Posted By Blogger to HDGEM at 5/05/2017 07:38:00 PM