November 27, 2014

Two-factor authentication gets physical with USB U2F devices

I’ve written a few times about two-factor authentication (2FA), where a password (something you know) is paired with a second item, like a device-generated token or one-time code sent via SMS (something you have).

http://www.macworld.com/article/2852587/yubikeys-by-yubico-provide-two-factor-authentication-by-usb.html

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