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07.16.17
Facebook rebuffs Pakistan request to link accounts to phone numbers
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Facebook rebuffs Pakistan request to link accounts to phone numbers

It's more concerned with protecting rights than tackling fake users.

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07.11.16
iOS users report Apple ID lockouts (update: temporary fix)
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iOS users report Apple ID lockouts (update: temporary fix)

It's a particular problem if you're using a beta, but password issues have affected others, too.

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06.10.16
Hacker hijacks @Deray by redirecting his Verizon phone number
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Hacker hijacks @Deray by redirecting his Verizon phone number

Two-factor authentication texts went to the hacker's phone instead, no password needed.

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12.07.15
Google Authenticator takes security codes from your smartwatch
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Google Authenticator takes security codes from your smartwatch

Google's two-step verification tool plays nicely with Android Wear, and will soon let you tap a device to sign in.

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11.18.15
It's time to secure your Amazon account with two-factor authentication
11.18.15

It's time to secure your Amazon account with two-factor authentication

Amazon quietly rolled out a new way to secure your account from hackers -- use it.

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