Apple & others may soon be barred from using SMS for two-factor authentication — 9to5Mac

One of the options available when using Apple’s two-factor authentication (2FA) is to have a code sent to you via SMS. The US National Institute for Standards and Technology, which sets the standards for authentication software, says that text messaging is not sufficiently secure, and that its use for two-factor authentication will in future be barred. more…Filed under: Apple

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