SMS-based two-factor authentication may be headed out the door – Computerworld

SMS messaging for two-factor authentication might become a thing of the past. A U.S. federal agency is discouraging its use. The National Institute of Standards and Technology is pushing for the change. Its latest draft of its Digital Authentication …
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