Jeff Morris, Author at SMARTMD Jeff Morris, Author at SMARTMD
Two Factor Auth – Why Banks have Embraced it and So Should You

Two Factor Auth – Why Banks have Embraced it and So Should You

SHAREIt was the late 1990’s and I was having dinner in Amsterdam with a senior security manager at HSBC bank. I asked him one simple question, “How safe is online banking?” To which he responded simply, “There isn’t a password in the world that can’t be cracked. If you’re not using a security token (aka “two factor authentication”), your money isn’t safe.” Roll forward almost two decades and two-factor authentication is almost pervasive, and not just in banking. Log into…

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