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Nearly Six Months After Rollout, NYU Community Evaluates MFA

Nearly Six Months After Rollout, NYU Community Evaluates MFA

By Paul Kim, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Feelings are mixed about Multi-Factor Authentication — a security measure that was made mandatory to the NYU community six months ago.

What Do Students Really Think of MFA?

What Do Students Really Think of MFA?

By Sherry Yan, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under Features

For the most part, students remain unsatisfied with Multi-Factor Authentication. Others, however, weight in with alternative opinions.

I Tried… Multi-Factor Authentication for a Week

I Tried… Multi-Factor Authentication for a Week

By Natalie Chinn, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

NYU students will have to start using multi-factor authentication before logging into NYU related sites starting Nov. 6. Here's what it's like.

Multi-Factor Authentication Use Still Low, Despite IT Department’s Efforts

Multi-Factor Authentication Use Still Low, Despite IT Department’s Efforts

By Helen Crosby, Contributing Writer

September 15, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU IT implements a mandatory Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) security system for its academic sites and services.