Is Two-Factor Authentication Worth The Hassle?
Protecting your accounts with two-factor authentication means it might take longer to log in, but the security measure also slows down hackers.By Leah Becerra | October 22, 2015
Here's a question: Is two-step authentication worth the hassle?
Finding your phone, receiving a text or prompt, and then entering a secondary code to get into an account might be a nuisance. But it's even more annoying to deal with a hacked account. (Video via Google)
Enabling a second form of authentication isn't a guaranteed way to make sure you never get hacked, but most attackers tend to move on if an account is more difficult to get into. And two-step definitely helps with that.