Twitter two-factor authentication via SMS, 2FA app, and hardware tokens
Feb20

Twitter two-factor authentication via SMS, 2FA app, and hardware tokens

With over 145 million active users Twitter is widely used not only for personal entertainment but for business and political agendas too. Yet, surprisingly (or not, considering that they did admit to using phone numbers for targeting ads) Twitter has been reluctant to forgo SMS to deliver one time passwords for their 2 step verification for a very, very long time. Until finally, in November last year, they gave in and allowed for...

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TOTP Tokens Protectimus Slim NFC: FAQ
Feb10

TOTP Tokens Protectimus Slim NFC: FAQ

The first programmable TOTP tokens Protectimus Slim NFC were released just a couple years ago. Since then, we’ve received hundreds of orders, as well as hundreds of questions about how it works, how programmable security key differs from the classic one, how to program tokens, and whether or not using this kind of OTP token is secure. In this article, I’ll explain how classic TOTP hardware token and programmable TOTP token...

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