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4 Big Problems with Knowledge Based Authentication

To answer that question, let’s look at the traditional method of authentication to really understand its shortfalls. Background Since the dawn of the web, online account authentication has barely changed. A user would input their username (email or screen name) and following up with a password. This is the foundation of knowledge based authentication (KBA) For companies which aim to appear more secure, it isn’t uncommon for them to use knowledge based authentication questions in addition to your password. I

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