Multi-Factor Authentication

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MULTI-FACTOR AUTHENTICATION
Makes cyber security all about you
Passwords and passphrases are important security measures, but they’re not the only ones. Multi-factor authentication (MFA) is an extra layer of security catered to you, so only you can access private information and accounts.

1 IN 3
Canadians use multi-factor authentication
… BUT
Who cares about them? We’re talking about you

WHEN IT COMES TO CYBER SECURITY, IT’S GOOD TO BE FULL OF
Yourself.

MULTI-FACTOR AUTHENTICATION IS ALL ABOUT YOU
Who YOU are

  • fingerprint scanners
  • voice verification
  • facial recognition

What YOU know

  • security questions
  • passwords and passphrases
  • PINs

What YOU own

  • SMS authentication
  • application-based authenticators
  • hardware tokens

SOMETHING AS SIMPLE AS 2-STEP VERIFICATION CAN PROTECT YOU FROM
100% of automated bots
96% of phishing attacks
76% of targeted attacks

LIKE MOST THINGS IN LIFE, THE MORE YOUR VERFICATION INVOLVES YOU, THE BETTER.

TURN MULTI-FACTOR AUTHENTICATION ON TO GET STARTED.

Get more tips to protect yourself and your devices at:
GETCYBERSAFE.CA

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