Convenience and Security: The New Face of Two- Factor Authentication

Security Week | June 03, 2014

It should be obvious by now that the face of two-factor authentication has changed. The days of burdensome multiple login steps and passwords are over. New two-factor technologies offer speed and convenience to users; brands can assure customer safety during online payments and activities without requesting additional action. In short, it’s the kind of layered security demanded in these attack-prone times. Let’s hope organizations will look beyond the more primitive two-factor offerings of the past, and embrace new technologies that can provide customers with the protection they deserve.