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Is your MFA solution really safe, as in, risk free?

Multifactor authentication (MFA) and data encryption are the best means to reduce the risk of hacking attempts on a platform. However, it’s critically important to understand that an MFA solution targeted to one platform, say a mobile device or desktop as the system of engagement, is probably insufficient to address the security needs of another platform that gets accessed later, such as a system of record.

For the rest of the story, see the IBM Global Security Forum.