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U2F Hardware Security Keys

Universal 2nd Factor (U2F) hardware security keys and multi-factor authentication (MFA) combine to provide strong security and good usability — the best of both worlds.

Multi-Factor Authentication, Phones, and SMS

Most implementations of multi-factor authentication (MFA), also known as two-factor authentication (2FA), rely on sending codes via SMS text messages or phone calls. There are serious problems with this approach.

Don’t Make Your Own Two-Factor Authentication App

Multi-factor authentication can be poorly implemented in a multitude of ways, and one of those ways is to ship a custom branded authentication app.

Multi-Factor Authentication Best Practices

Two-factor authentication (2FA), also known as multi-factor authentication (MFA), comes in many flavors. But not all are created equal. Best practices should involve at least two selections from this list: FIDO U2F hardware keys, one-time passwords (OTP), and recovery codes.

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I'm starting a company blog and Slack

I started this as a personal programming and technical blog, and I'd like to keep it that way. I write …

via The Desolation of Blog 03 November 2022

How I’m a Productive Programmer With a Memory of a Fruit Fly

A love letter to tools that changed everything for me.

via Hynek Schlawack 19 September 2022

Mailbag #2

We have a whole lot to talk about. The post Mailbag #2 appeared first on Wait But Why.

via Wait But Why 14 April 2021