LinkedIn is the latest social media platform to activate a two-step SMS service. According to Tech Crunch, LinkedIn is on board with Twitter, Facebook, Google and Microsoft to help users protect themselves from hackers or phishing scams.
Bank phishing is the latest SMS scam, accounting for about 153 million text messages in May. Protect yourselves from this growing trend.
Before the official presidential election, citizens of Iran were able to express who they wanted to be the next president through a virtual election. A two-step authentication program via text message or phone call protected votes.
Businesses decreased energy use by 20 percent by participating in a company-wide text alert system.