Tags two factor authentication

Watchdog: Despite progress, IRS needs to improve electronic fraud detection

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 weeks ago

An auditor at the Treasury Department commended the IRS for improvements, but said there's still work to be done.

Less than 10 percent of Google users turn on two-factor authentication

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 month ago

Despite the gap, Google is trying to add security features that will prompt users to take security actions.

Twitter upgrades two-factor authentication options by allowing third party apps

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 months ago

Twitter users can upgrade in the settings and privacy section of their profiles.

Why everyone needs to learn about two-factor authentication

by CyberScoop Staff • 3 months ago

John Bambenek talks about what two-factor authentication can do for everyday users of the internet. He is also joined by Chris Bing to talk about hackers using the latest New York City terrorist attack as a launching pad for phishing emails.

Most Americans have never heard of multi-factor authentication

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 months ago

Only 28 percent of Americans use two-factor authentication.

Google releases new email, browser security features to prevent common hacking issues

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 4 months ago

Google has rolled out new security features for users of Gmail and Drive, as well as its Chrome web browser. For Gmail and Drive users, Google is offering an opt-in feature called the Advanced Protection Program, aimed at those who are more prone to online threats because of the nature of their work. The company announced the program in a blog post on Tuesday.

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