is an increasingly standard security tool offered to users that provides a secondary check at login to ensure a user's account isn't compromised.
Yet our research shows that the majority of consumers (61 percent) do not know what two-factor authentication
is, even though it's available on almost every account, free to the consumer and just waiting to be turned on.
founded in 2001, is an Atlanta-based, self-funded and profitable technology company focused on helping companies and organizations reduce their dependence on passwords by making two-factor authentication
simple and accessible, while allowing organizations to maintain control.
Apple's optional two-factor authentication
uses that same approach, but also will send the passcode to an iOS device -- iPhone or iPad -- via the Find My iPhone app's notification feature.
In requiring the use of two-factor authentication
, the new FFIEC guidelines are taking square aim at the preponderance of phishing scams, online fraud, hacking and identify theft that prey on the trust or naivete of customers and exist on the periphery of legitimate online banking initiatives.
The system uses two-factor authentication
-- something you know (a Personal Identification Number) and something you have (the USB token) -- to provide a stronger level of authentication than the standard user ID and password.
To date, Duo's mission of democratizing two-factor authentication
has been reflected in its focus on eliminating the so-called "security poverty line" in which only the largest organizations could afford advanced authentication technologies.
offers unambiguous identification and authentication of users by integrating the user's password with a time-based password from Google Authenticator, or other mobile apps that support an RFC-6238 two-factor OTP solution.
Arcot, has developed the two-factor authentication
software solution, which LogicaCMG has built into its own authentication platform 'Assure', supported by a range of services that will now be taken to market in EMEA.
Designed to offer attorneys and their clients an even greater level of security and privacy protection, two-factor authentication
was developed as part of Clio's commitment to be the most secure practice management system in the cloud.
Duo API Edition allows developers to include two-factor authentication
to their applications fast and easily.
Authentication Service Gives Administrators and End Users of Terminal Services a New Phone-Based Two-Factor Authentication
Infosys, a global leader in consulting and technologyand Federal Bank, one of the leading private sector banks in India, today announced the successful integration and implementation of Finacle enabled Two-Factor Authentication
(2FA) solution to strengthen the bank s existing robust authentication system for its corporate and retail Internet banking customers.
LogMeIn becomes the first remote connectivity service that can include tokenless secure two-factor authentication
capabilities protecting both individuals and businesses.
Bradley recognized Scorpion Software's AuthAnvil, a two-factor authentication
solution developed using CRYPTOCard's AuthEngine SDK, for making two-factor authentication
do-able for SMBs working on Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) Small Business Server.