My 11 ways to hack 2FA column a few weeks ago continues to be a popular discussion topic with readers. Most people are shocked about how easy it is to hack around two-factor (2FA) and multi-factor authentication (MFA). It isn’t hard. Sometimes it’s as easy as a regular phishing email.
The number one resulting question is how 2FA users can better protect themselves. It, of course, depends on the strengths and weaknesses of the 2FA method used in the particular deployment scenario.