Twitter introduces a new security feature: login verification
Users of social networks save and share huge amount of data and become a favorite target of potential attacks. Therefore we, at AVAST Software educate You about online security and how to protect your privacy on social media. Check a new security feature, introduced recently by Twitter.
With a growing amount of new users and increasing numbers to log in, Twitter decided to introduce a new feature. Login verification is another security level, preventing from compromising email phishing schemes, as well as breaching of passwords.
How does it work?
Login verification is a two steps authentication process and it is easy to activate it, by following this steps:
After setting up the login verification existing applications will function without any problems. Login via other devices or applications will require a temporary password. For that visit your application page, generate a temporary password, in other to authorize that app.
Watch the video manual by Twitter
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