[WEB SECURITY] Jakob Nielsen's Stop Password Masking

Bil Corry bil at corry.biz
Sun Jul 12 17:33:44 EDT 2009


Shawn K. Hall wrote on 7/11/2009 8:56 PM: 
>> Two factor authentication.
>>  
>> What I have - Smart Card  / FOB
>>  
>> What I know - PIN
>>  
>> Even if there is shoulder surfing or keystoke logging, unless 
>> they have physical possession of the smart card they cannot
>> break in
> 
> Unless they have the ability to clone "what you have".

This is a somewhat recent example:

	http://www.h-online.com/security/news/113126


- Bil


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