Category: 2-factor Authentication

5 tips for better cybersecurity
2-factor Authentication, NCSAM

5 tips for better cybersecurity

The Naked Security team gives their top 5 cybersecurity tips. . 5 tips for better cybersecurity Naked SecuritySource link Read More

Most Americans don’t have a clue what // means
2-factor Authentication, 2FA

Most Americans don’t have a clue what // means

...and wouldn't know 2FA from a hole in the ground, according to Pew Research. . Most Americans don’t have a clue what // means Naked ... Read More

Hackers bypassing some types of 2FA security FBI warns
2-factor Authentication, 2FA

Hackers bypassing some types of 2FA security FBI warns

Some types of 2FA security can no longer be guaranteed to keep the bad guys out, the FBI warned US companies. . Hackers bypassing some ... Read More

Twitter used 2FA phone numbers for targeted advertising
2-factor Authentication, 2FA

Twitter used 2FA phone numbers for targeted advertising

Twitter may have “inadvertently” handed phone and email data from some users to advertisers as part of its Tailored Audiences system that targets users’ feeds ... Read More

YouTube ‘influencers’ get 2FA tokens phished
2-factor Authentication, 2FA

YouTube ‘influencers’ get 2FA tokens phished

100K or so creators in the YouTube car community were targeted by a phishing campaign that captured 2FA codes. . YouTube ‘influencers’ get 2FA tokens ... Read More

Google fixes Chromebook 2FA flaw in ‘built-in security key’
2-factor Authentication, 2FA

Google fixes Chromebook 2FA flaw in ‘built-in security key’

Google has discovered a flaw in a Chromebook security feature which allows owners to press their device’s power button to initiate U2F 2FA. . Google ... Read More

Twitter slaps back SMS texting after @Jack hijacking
@jack, 2-factor Authentication

Twitter slaps back SMS texting after @Jack hijacking

Two problems, Twitter says: vulnerabilities that mobile carriers need to fix & its reliance on linked numbers for 2FA. . Twitter slaps back SMS texting ... Read More

Court squeezes $1 million back from convicted phisher
2-factor Authentication, 2FA

Court squeezes $1 million back from convicted phisher

Prolific phishing scammer Grant West has been sentenced to 10 years, 8 months, and reimbursement for victims. . Court squeezes $1 million back from convicted ... Read More

Privacy and security risks as Sign In with Apple tweaks Open ID protocol
2-factor Authentication, A Zero Day Latest News

Privacy and security risks as Sign In with Apple tweaks Open ID protocol

An open letter from the OpenID Foundation says that Apple introduced potential risks when it diverged from the OpenID Connect protocol. . Privacy and security ... Read More