Which Multifactor Authentication is the Right One? – Matt Barnett – ESW #208

It’s widely-accepted that multifactor is a best practice for authentication, but there are a variety of implementations (e.g., smart cards, push notifications, OTPs). We’ll talk through the benefits and drawbacks of each and explore why Microsoft ‘s director of identity security just published a blog post about abandoning text messages for Office365/Azure authentication. Visit for all the latest episodes!

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Which Multifactor Authentication is the Right One?


[caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Adrian Sanabria Adrian Sanabria - Senior Research Engineer[/caption] [caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Paul Asadoorian Paul Asadoorian - Founder & CTO[/caption]


[caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Matt Barnett Matt Barnett - Chief Strategist [/caption]


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