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Submission + - Microsoft Hops On Two-Factor Authentication Bandwagon (itworld.com)

itwbennett writes: Following similar initiatives by Apple, Google and Facebook, Microsoft is enabling two-factor authentication for its Microsoft Account service, the log-on service for many of its online and desktop products. Users will find instructions on how to add a second form of authentication on the Microsoft Account settings page. The chief form of secondary authentication will be a short code sent to the user's mobile phone, the number of which Microsoft will keep on file, each time the user logs on.
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Microsoft Hops On Two-Factor Authentication Bandwagon

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