Reply to post: On my notebook...

L0phtCrack's back! Crack hack app whacks Windows 10 trash hashes

chuckufarley
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On my notebook...

...which runs LinuxMint 18 I set up session based two factor authentication with Google Authenticator. It was very simple: just install GA and edit two files in /etc/pam.d and then scan the QR code with my phone. I even use it on my home server as part of my SSH authentication. In fact I use 2FA on every website and online service that supports it. Which is not nearly enough.

I can't help but wonder why there are not more FOSS 2FA solutions for windows and the Internet as a whole. It would solve a lot of problems. So many that El Reg might have a significant drop in stories about security breaches.

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