1. News
    September 17th, 2015 by Macworld Australia Staff
    iTunes updated to 12.3

    With iOS 9 is here and El Capitan just around the corner Apple has updated iTunes to version 12.3. The new version adds support for both operating...

  2. Security
    June 2nd, 2015 by Glenn Fleishman
    Wearable security: two-factor authentication apps for Apple Watch

    The Apple Watch could become our central hub in a wheel of identity, in which all spokes rotate around our wrist. Some early Watch apps already have...

  3. Blogs
    December 1st, 2014 by Glenn Fleishman
    Two-factor authentication gets physical with USB U2F devices

    I’ve written a few times about two-factor authentication (2FA), where a password (something you know) is paired with a second item, like a device-generated...

  4. Blogs
    October 31st, 2014 by Glenn Fleishman
    Take the pain out of two-factor authentication with an app

    I’ve been stressing two-factor authentication (2FA), or two-step verification, in my previous columns, because I believe most people avoid using...

  5. Help
    September 8th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Phone-less two-factor authentication, exporting iPhoto, iTunes and “Other”

    Plenty of great questions slip through our mail slot, but the reply to some of them is so brief that they don’t merit a full-page entry. From time...

  6. Help
    July 2nd, 2014 by Joe Kissell
    How to make two-factor authentication less of a pain

    You probably know by now that you should never use the same password in more than one place, and that each of your passwords should be strong enough...

  7. Help
    March 26th, 2014 by Ian Paul
    How to use Tumblr’s new two-factor authentication

    Another major online service is making your login more secure. Yahoo-owned Tumblr announced on Monday that two-factor authentication is finally...

  8. Help
    October 31st, 2013 by Nick Mediati
    Save your internet bacon with two-factor authentication

    Anyone who’s paid attention to computer security over the past few years will probably tell you that your password isn’t enough. Passwords...

  9. Help
    October 25th, 2013 by Nick Mediati
    Protect your Google account with two-factor authentication

    If you’re a heavy Google user, your Google account is kind of a big deal. It’s the gatekeeper to your email and your Google+ account,...

  10. Blogs
    October 20th, 2013 by Steve Ragan
    Raising awareness quickly: a look at basic password hygiene

    Continuing a running series for National Cyber Security Awareness Month, Rapid7 has released another easily emailed awareness note. This time the...

  11. News
    September 5th, 2013 by Brad Chacos
    Defective Google Authenticator update wipes iOS user data

    The premise of the Google Authenticator app is pretty simple: once you connect it to your online services, the app generates a random numeric code...

  12. Blogs
    August 9th, 2013 by Ian Paul
    Hands-on: Twitter’s new two-factor authentication sounds cool, but we can’t get it to work

    On Wednesday, Twitter unveiled a new two-factor authentication method for iOS and Android that allows you to authorise login requests to your Twitter...

  13. News
    July 1st, 2013 by John P Mello Jr CSO
    More than 50 percent of consumers say they’ve been victimised by bad apps

    More than half of consumers have been victimised by malware or a computer virus and more than a third have been targeted by phishing emails. Those...

  14. News
    May 28th, 2013 by Lucian Constantin
    Researchers: Twitter’s two-factor authentication can be abused

    Twitter’s SMS-based, two-factor authentication feature could be abused to lock users, who don’t have it enabled, out of their accounts...

  15. News
    May 23rd, 2013 by Caitlin McGarry
    Prevent a hack attack with Twitter’s new two-factor authentication

    After a series of high-profile hackings, Twitter has finally introduced two-factor authentication. Twitter on Wednesday said users will now be able...

  16. News
    March 23rd, 2013 by Lex Friedman
    Apple password reset functionality taken offline after serious vulnerability exposed

    Early yesterday, The Verge reported on a significant security exploit with Apple’s “reset password” functionality for Apple IDs. Armed with...

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