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Post by melodiccolor on Wed Dec 12, 2012 4:03 pm

A few of us or our family members have experienced getting hacked over the last few years. This is getting to be such a common problem that many providers are now offering 2 step verifications to help prevent this. As my husband once got his business email hacked and all contents were stolen and permanently lost, I think it is an excellent idea to use these features.


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Post by waterdragon7 on Wed Dec 12, 2012 11:51 pm

I'm already using two-step verification on one e-mail account, but there are also various privacy concerns regarding the internet:


and for a compelling horror story of what happens when you do not use two-step verification:


A rather long read, once again, but very worthwhile!

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