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Source: v3 - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Host Security Identity fraud is one of the biggest threats to unwary web users today. It can come in a variety of forms but is often the result of an online account being hacked or details phished via social engineering. I recently met Jason Hart, former ethical hacker and now managing director of secure authentication firm Cryptocard, who has been banging on for years now about how password based approaches to account authentication are no longer sufficient.

Now, of course, he would say that, given Cryptocard's job is to sell alternative two factor-based authentication technology, whether it's via key fob based token generators, or passcode-generating software which can be installed on a smartphone.

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