Best Security Keys In 2020: Hardware-Based Two-Factor Authentication For Online Protection
ZDNet, March 17th, 2020
March 17, 2020,
Volume 264, Issue 3

While robust passwords go a long way to securing your valuable online accounts, hardware-based two-factor authentication takes that security to the next level

"Being sensible when it comes to passwords is important, and a crucial step to securing your online life. However, some of your online accounts -- for example, your Google Account or Dropbox -- might be so important and contain such a wealth of information that you might want to take additional steps to protect it.

And there's no better way to secure your online accounts than to use hardware-based two-factor authentication (2FA). Security keys are easy to use, put an end to phishing attacks, cheap, and are less hassle and much more secure than SMS-based two-factor authentication. And the good news these days is that you can get security keys in a variety of formats, from USB-A and USB-C, Lightning for iPhone users, and even keys that use Bluetooth..."

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