Jar­gon buster!

Windows Help & Advice - - EXPLORE -

App pass­word

A spe­cial unique pass­word that is gen­er­ated for an in­di­vid­ual app or ser­vice, which doesn’t sup­port two-step ver­i­fi­ca­tion.

Authen­ti­ca­tor app

A spe­cial app that gen­er­ates and de­liv­ers ver­i­fi­ca­tion codes for use in two-step ver­i­fi­ca­tion after be­ing linked to your on­line ac­count.

Two-step ver­i­fi­ca­tion

A form of lo­gon that re­quires an ex­tra step in ad­di­tion to a pass­word, typ­i­cally a sep­a­rate ver­i­fi­ca­tion code that’s de­liv­ered di­rectly to the user’s mo­bile de­vice.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.