U2F: Next Generation 2-Factor Authentication

Brute force attacks are mitigated by using 2-factor authentication, which comes in many forms, such as time-based tokens, SMS and push authentication using a cell phone. A new contender has emerged: Universal 2nd factor or U2F. U2F is an authentication standard sponsored by the FIDO Alliance, whose members include the technology industry’s top companies and […]… Read More

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