Safer Internet Day 2021
9 February 2021
Tuesday 9th February 2021 is Safer Internet Day.
To celebrate this public awareness event, we encourage you to do this one thing today to make yourself safer when you’re online: Protect your online accounts with two-factor authentication (TFA)
Two-Factor Authentication (TFA)
To keep your online accounts including email, social media, and online shopping accounts safe, adding TFA is the most important step you can take.
This means that an additional step besides your email address and password is required to access your account, like an SMS code sent to your phone.
For most services and accounts, this extra code isn't required every time you access a service but rather when you try to log in on a new device that you haven't used before.
How to Add Two-Factor Authentication to Your Accounts
You can add TFA to many online services like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, LinkedIn, Dropbox, and WhatsApp. Follow the links and steps outlined for each service below and add TFA to your accounts today!