From: threatpost – The First Stop for Security News – Looking to Bolster Security, Dropbox Adds Two-Factor Authentication

Posted on 2012/08/28


a quick re-post from threatpost – The First Stop for Security News http://threatpost.com/en_us/blogs/looking-bolster-security-dropbox-goes-two-factor-082712

Looking to Bolster Security, Dropbox Adds Two-Factor Authentication by Christopher Brook

DropboxSeveral weeks after announcing that some of its users’ log-ins and passwords had been stolen, file storage company Dropbox announced it has added a two-step authentication process over the weekend to help reinforce the security of its users’ accounts.

The added layer of security is currently optional but can be selected after users opt in, then check the ‘Security’ section of their “Settings.’

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