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The latest in multi-factor authentication schemes
By Julie Sartain | Network World US | Published: 16:45, 08 February 12
User name and password doesn't cut it anymore in the world of online financial transactions. New federal rules call for multi-factor authentication schemes to combat growing threats. The latest multi-factor measures focus on biometrics, advanced analytics, and out-of-band techniques utilising smartphones.
Screen displays successful authentication text and icon (check mark in green circle). Even if others gain possession of the mobile phone or intercept the communication, they cannot authenticate because the one-time password is encrypted within the images.