[lug] WARNING! My Yahoo email account was hacked this morning!

logan garbarini logangarbarini at gmail.com
Sun Jun 9 20:14:48 MDT 2013

I've always used printable backup codes (with Google). When I was in Canada
these were great because they fit in my wallet and I didn't even need to
have my phone. When I'm in the US, I just use the authenticator app. I
don't know if other companies offer them though.

Logan Garbarini

On Sun, Jun 9, 2013 at 7:59 PM, Bear Giles <bgiles at coyotesong.com> wrote:

> T
> here's a google 'authenticator' app for iphone + android that computes the
> necessary code for you. It's a standard algorithm and a lot of other sites
> also use it (e.g., dropbox, wordpress, etc.).
> I can't remember the clowns who just introduced two-party authentication
> with an incompatible system. It's nice to know that some pointy-hair types
> still think it's the 90s and everyone is in their own little ecosystem and
> customers will roll over to install extra apps instead of just finding
> something that works for everyone.
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