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Submission + - Microsoft Rolling Out Two-Factor Authentication

Joe U writes: After years of waiting, Microsoft has finally added two factor authentication across its product line. Hotmail, XBox Live, Outlook and other Microsoft services now have a higher level security, similar to that of Google.

Now that two-factor authentication is available on the two largest internet platforms, will other sites start to follow?

Submission + - Paypal froze WikiLeaks account under US pressure (

Joe U writes: PayPal said on Wednesday that it had suspended the account of whistleblower website WikiLeaks because it was involved in activities deemed illegal by the US government.

What was omitted from the article is that there is no formal indictment against WikiLeaks. They have not been charged with nor convicted of any crime.

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