Extract Secret Keys from Google Authenticator QR Code.

Extract Secret Key from Google Authenticator QR Code.

If you are reading this article, I’m sure you are aware that the QR codes generated by the Google Authenticator app when transferring accounts are unreadable by other similar applications capable of generating the TOTP codes. For example, applications like Authy, Microsoft Authenticator, LastPass, or 1Password, to name a few, will return an error message …

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Popular Password Managers that Work with YubiKey.

Popular Password Managers that work with YubiKey.

Not everyone who uses a Password Manager is comfortable with the fact that only a single master password is often required to gain access. Fortunately, the developers behind the most popular Password Managers were already aware of that issue, and new additional authentication methods were added to improve the safety of your data. Most reputable …

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Can I use Google Authenticator on Multiple Devices?

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Since May 7, 2020, you can use Google Authenticator on multiple devices without the need to scan the QR codes individually with your new phone during the initial setup of Two-Step Verification on your account. Google has introduced the portability of Google Authenticator 2SV codes across Android devices, allowing you to have Google Authenticator on …

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Secure Your Coinbase Account with YubiKey – A Complete Guide.

Secure Your Coinbase Account with YubiKey.

Securing a Coinbase account using the YubiKey security key should be a priority for anyone using the platform, even if you don’t actively invest or hold any funds. With the increased popularity of cryptocurrency, the threat of accounts takeover is even more real. The inadequate security measures have already affected thousands of Coinbase customers resulting …

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Should I buy a YubiKey Security Key?

Should I Buy a YubiKey Security Key

The popularity of Security Keys exploded within the last few years. As a result, you can use your YubiKey with more services than ever, including, of course, the well-known giants like Google, Facebook, or Twitter, to mention a few. You should buy a YubiKey if you like to take the safety of your online accounts …

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How to use YubiKey with NordPass?

How to use YubiKey with NordPass.

The Nordpass Password Manager is one of many Password Managers offering Multi-Factor Authentication, including a Physical Hardware key like YubiKey. Press Account Settings in the Nordpass application installed on your computer and enable Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA). Confirm your password and press Setup under the Security Key option. Follow the Warning message on the screen and …

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